about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1036
Overall: 4 x 8.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ivory dagger pommel with remains of wood haft. Weathered with salt encrustation and some black staining.
From Kerma, K 1036. 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