This is a bundle of seventeen model arrows made of reed sticks, held together by a linen band. The tips are painted red, and the opposing ends are notched and painted with a black design to indicate fletching.
From Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht). May 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition