Dagger

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Rifeh

Dimensions

Length: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.542

Medium or Technique

Bronze, ivory, ebony

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Bronze blade; ivory and ebony handle.

Provenance

From Deir Rifa. Excavated by the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account by the government of Egypt; 1907: given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription