Dagger blade

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX B-372

Dimensions

Length x width: 25.5 x 2.2 cm (10 1/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1475a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Blade with three rivets in place and one loose.

Provenance

From Kerma, KX B-372. March 1914: 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