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Arrow heads

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Six arrow heads.

Provenance

From Beg. West 462. March 1923: 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, Meroitic Period, 315–170 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.8 x 2.6 cm (11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-247a

Medium or Technique

White quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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