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Foundation deposit-model knife

F.D. SW #13. Model knife of sheet metal folded to form shank.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Pryamid I. 1919: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of unknown king, 362–342 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2944

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits