Arrow tip

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. 18

Dimensions

HxWxTh. 2.5 x 1.1 x 0.4 cm (1 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12403

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

One arrow tip, finely faceted.

Provenance

From Meroe-Beg N 18. 1921: 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