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Dagger

Object Number:MS4210
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Pseira
Period: Early Minoan II
Middle Minoan IA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 17.1 cm
Width: 4 cm
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1907

Description

Shape: Long dagger with rounded heel and concave sides. Two elliptical rivet holes with one rivet in place.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Aegean Bronze Age (1969 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Aegean/Cretan (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Betancourt, Philip P. 1983. The Cretan Collections in the University Museum: Minoan Objects Excavated from Vasilke, Pseira, Sphoungaras, Priniatikos Pyrgos, and Other Sites.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 33-34, no. 70, fig. 10, pl. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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