Dagger - blade, pommel and rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIV B-53
Legacy dimension: blade 12.2 x 1.4 pommel 6.2 x 3.5
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper & Ivory
Not On View
Child’s or ceremonial weapon. Blade complete; two rivets in place and a third hole. Flat ivory pomel with two rivets in place.
From Kerma, KIV B-53. 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