Bronze knife

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 118-1

Accession Number

16-4-1327

Medium or Technique

Leather, bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Small bronze knife with fragments of a leather sheath.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KN 118-1. 1916 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition