Dagger - blade, pommel and rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX B-340
Legacy dimension: blade 41.0 x 3.5 cm pommel 13.5 x 6.0 cm
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper
Not On View
Blade complete with four rivets in place and a fifth attached. Fragments of ivory flat ivory pommel with one rivet.
From Kerma, KX B-340. 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