Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, Cemetery S, K 425:2
Length: 29 cm (11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze, wood or bone, ivory, cloth and possibly hair
Not On View
Bronze blade set in wood or bone grip with rivets, ivory panel separate but fitting. Remains of sheath showing cloth and hair? Also box of small fragments.
Findspot Information: From Kerma - K 425-2, December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition