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Arrowhead

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Arrowhead, the tip of one barb broken.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tum. 4. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Napatan Period, 860–840 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.364

Medium or Technique

Flint (?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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