Handle and rivets from dagger
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600 C
Overall: 5.7 x 1.9 cm (2 1/4 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Sword handle with four rivets in place with fragment of ivory handle and two copper strips.
From Kerma, K1600 C. 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