Dagger - blade, pommel, rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1604-9
Legacy dimension: blade 35.9 x 3 cm pommel 13.3 x 6.6 cm
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper
Not On View
Blade complete with four rivets in place; corroded. Ivory flat pommel with three rivets and bronze tongue in place.
From Kerma, K1604-9. February 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