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Knife

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Tool. Bronze knife. Specialized form, for cutting leather?

Provenance

From Kerma. December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia

Dimensions

Length: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1795

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment