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Dagger handle

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Ivory daggar handle. There are two copper rivets in place.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F. / 56. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 1980–1630 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Width: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3649

Medium or Technique

Ivory, copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment