Dagger - blade
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K442-2
Overall: 22.9 x 4.7 cm (9 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze or copper
Not On View
Blade with tang and four fastening rivets in place. Fragments of ivory or wood handle attached.
From Kerma, K442-2. January 1914 - excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan..
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition