Knife blades

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Garstang, GI

Dimensions

2.5 x 8.0 cm (1 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-530a

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Two knife blades with silver coil around shank.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Garstang, GI: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition