Early Napatan Period
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), El Kurru, Tumulus I
Length: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Drents Museum, Assen, The Netherlands, December 15, 2018 – May 5, 2019
Arrowhead of white flint (?) with rose patches. Tip of one barb is broken off.
From el-Kurru, Tum. 1. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition