Child's or ceremonial weapon. Blade with fragmentary bone or ivory grip attached by seven rivets. Blade, ivory pommel and grip seperate.
From Kerma, KX B-90. March 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.