University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E10341D
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: J33B
Period: Second Intermediate Period
Date Made: 1630 - 1523 BC
Early Date: -1630
Late Date: -1523
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Ivory
Length: 47cm
Width: 7cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

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


Bibliography:

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

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