Leaf-shaped dagger



Accession Number
W503
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Metalwork case
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Warfare, hunting and fishing equipment, Dagger
Period
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty
Seventeenth Dynasty
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Provenance
Palestine
Measurements
Length: 190mm | Width: 44mm | Depth: 14mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A copper alloy leaf-shaped dagger with two rivets protruding from it. An old accession slip reads 'Bronze spearhead. Palestine'. It was purchased by James Leslie Starkey, on behalf of Wellcome, in Palestine in 1932–33.

Last modified: 10 Apr 2021

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