Arrow

1977.112.310

On display

Bifacial flint arrow, barbed with long tang. Finely pressure flaked on both sides. Broken at the end. Marked in ink, "El Kab. Jan. 1902. Cas." Sold at Sotheby's as part of the collection of Rev. Randolph Berens: Lot 103: "An Arrow Head, cherty flint, barbed and with a very long tang, 6 5/8 in. long; and two other Arrow Heads, with two long barbs each, but without tangs; two from El Kab, one from Abydos (3)" (1923 p. 9). This may have been sold to Talbot Ready who then sold it to Sir Francis Danson.