Arrowheads

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
840–820 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Lengths: 2.4–3.8 cm (15/16–1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2514

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Eight arrowheads and one arrowhead fragment.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 19. 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.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition