Arrowhead

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
860–840 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.364

Medium or Technique

Flint (?)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Arrowhead, the tip of one barb broken.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tum. 4. 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