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Arrowhead

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
860–840 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 4

Dimensions

Length: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.362

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Bottom portion of an arrowhead.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tum. 4. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition