about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1600 B4
Overall: 3 x 17.3 cm (1 3/16 x 6 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze. Blade; slightly bent. Tang broken off showing three of the rivet holes and one rivet in place.
From Kerma, K 1600 B4. January 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition