Dagger grip and rivets
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KXB debris
Overall: 2.9 kg, 5.4 x 1.9 cm (6.4 lb., 2 1/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
wood and bronze
Not On View
Fragment of sword grip with three rivets in place
From Kerma, KXB, sacrificial corridor, debris. March 1914: 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