Arrowhead

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
840–820 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XIX, debris and siftings

Dimensions

Length: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.371

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Tangless. Perfect.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 19, debris and siftings. 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; 1921: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition