Arrow head

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 90–246


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 102

Dimensions

2.2 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-504

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Arrowhead, triangular, perfect.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 102. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition