Stick

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1612x

Dimensions

Overall: 50.5 x 0.9 cm (19 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1398a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Worn pointed end. Ancient split bound with rawhide. In two fragments.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1612x. February 1914: 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