Dagger - blade only

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600 C-27

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 38.1 cm (1 3/16 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

20.1466

Medium or Technique

Bronze or Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Blade complete. Four rivets in place.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1600 C-27. February 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