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Spearhead

Tip of spearhead, break less rusted than surface (stair debris)

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR XIIII; 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, 284 B.C.–A.D. 275

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

6.5 x 1.1 cm (2 9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-1-543

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing