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Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 2

Dimensions

Length: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.363

Medium or Technique

Flint (?)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

No tang. Tip of one barb broken off.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tum. 2. 1919: 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