Knife

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma

Dimensions

Length: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1795

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tool. Bronze knife. Specialized form, for cutting leather?

Provenance

From Kerma. December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition