Arrowhead

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Arkamani–qo (Ergamenes
270–260 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 6

Dimensions

2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12233

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Arrowhead, three-sided.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 6. 1921: 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