Dagger - blade, rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1630-6
Overall: 28.1 x 2.7 cm (11 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze or Copper
Not On View
Blade complete with four rivet holes; three rivets in place. Three large rivets from pommel.
From Kerma, K 1630-6, 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