Arrow heads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
315–170 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 462

Dimensions

1.8 x 2.6 cm (11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-247a

Medium or Technique

White quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Six arrow heads.

Provenance

From Beg. West 462. March 1923: 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