Dagger - blade and rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX B-379
Overall: 2.6 x 30.2 cm (1 x 11 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper
Not On View
Blade with three rivets in place, 6 rivets loose in separate box.
From Kerma, KXB, sacrificial corridor, object 379. March 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