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Throw stick

One undecorated throw stick/boomerang

Provenance

From Kerma - X-B 152, March 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Sudan

Accession Number

20.1395

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Archery, Spears, Javelins