Knife blade

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, K 1625

Dimensions

Length: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1800

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tool. Bronze knife blade, three rivet holes for attachment to handle. Rusted and slightly bent.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 1625. February, 1914: 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