Pommel: Trapezoidal ivory pommel in good condition. Two rivets attached. One loose rivet. Blade: Heavily encrusted copper-bronze blade. Brown and black accretions. Three rivets attached.
From Kerma, KIV B no. 58. 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
Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.