Arrowhead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, W 5

Dimensions

0.4 x 1.65 x 3.3 cm (3/16 x 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-172

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 5. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition