about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KXB no. 31
Length: 29 cm W. 2.9 cm (at greatest point) D. 0.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Copper or bronze
Not On View
Copper-bronze dagger blade. Very badly corroded. No handle. Two rivets remaining. Large amount of encrustation.
From Kerma, KXB, sacrificial corridor, object 31.1914: 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