about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/340
Length x thickness: 2.0 x 1.1 cm (13/16 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three loose rivets belonging to a bronze sword. Blade, handle and other rivets are missing.
From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/340. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition