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Javelin with an Ivory Knob

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), below, deposit of hunting weapons, MMA 1935–1936
Medium: Wood, ivory, bark, reed
Dimensions: Hilt and Shaft: l. 124 cm (48 13/16 in); diam. of shaft 3/8 in) Hilt: l. 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in); diam. of knob 2.5 cm (1 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.207a, .206c

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