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Arrowheads

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Eight arrowheads and one arrowhead fragment.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 19. 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. (Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Napatan Period, 840–820 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Lengths: 2.4–3.8 cm (15/16–1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2514

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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