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Arrows, knife, fragments of bronze

a-9 arrow heads, single barbed and fragments b-knife, traces of revetting to handle c-small strip of metal folded as band, probably attachment of knife to handle d-fragments of sheet metal and wire e-fragments of iron

Provenance

From Meroe, W 193 January, 1923: 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, A.D. 30–175

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

b- 8.1 x 1.56 x 0.35 cm (3 3/16 x 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-22a-e

Medium or Technique

Bronze, iron

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing