Tool

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1600 C 5

Dimensions

Length: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1797

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tool. Model knife (of same type as 14-1-830). Bronze, blade and handle in one piece.

Provenance

From Kerma - K 1600 C 5. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition