about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1038:20
Overall: 6 x 11 cm (2 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pommel from a dagger, broken at one end. White and brown encrustation. Good condition.
From Kerma, K 1038:20. 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