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Asian Art

Harpoon Tip

ca. 1500–500 B.C.E.

Bronze

2 1/2 × 16 1/4 in. (6.4 × 41.2 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2007.156.1a-b
Geography: 
India
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Indian
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

The Rubin-Ladd Foundation, New York and Georgetown, Conn.; gift in 2007 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Martin Lerner, The Flame and the Lotus : Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Kronos Collections (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1984), entry 1.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.