Arrowhead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room 46

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.4 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (1 5/16 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2069.2

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, fishing

A toothed-edge arrowhead of slightly orange coloration.

Provenance

From Semna, Room 46. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition