Dagger - blade and rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX B-394
Overall: 1.8 x 16.5 cm (11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper and Wood
Not On View
Blade complete with three rivets in place. Four loose metal rivets and 1 loose wooden peg.
From Kerma, KX B-394. 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