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Knife blade

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Tool. Knife, bronze, specialized form.

Provenance

From Kerma. February 1914: 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

Legacy dimension: Length: .100+

Accession Number

20.1796

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment