Javelin head



Hilton Price Number
HP2869
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Warfare, hunting and fishing equipment, Spear
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Provenance
Egypt, Thebes/Luxor
Measurements
Length: 1½ inches
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Javelin Head, short thick blade with a stout rib, a continuation of the cylindrical body. L. 1½ in. Bronze. Thebes.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.