Arrow heads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 135

Dimensions

4.0x2.5; TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-248

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Several arrowheads made of iron.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 135, 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition