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Dagger Blade

Object Number:E10341B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: J33B
Period: Second Intermediate Period
Date Made: 1630-1523 BCE
Early Date: -1630
Late Date: -1523
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Ivory
Height: 1.91 cm
Length: 31.12 cm
Width: 3.17 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

Blade from a sword (or dagger) with a bronze blade. The ivory handle was originally riveted to the blade with two rivets.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Upper Egyptian Gallery (1983 - 1991) View Objects in Exhibition
Nubian Room ( Oct 1967 - 1977) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David B. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 137/51View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Woolley, Charles L., and Randall-MacIver, David. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VIII, Buhen (plates).. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 51View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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