about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 6002
Overall: 2 x 5 cm (13/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lunate shaped ivory dagger pommel. Split in two parts. Delaminating surface and some brown staining and salt encrustation.
From Kerma, K6002 (?), 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