Agora Object: B 2035
Inventory Number:   B 2035
Section Number:   ΒΕ 1820
Conservation Number:   2986
Title:   Mycenaean Bronze Dagger
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Three joining fragments: blade and lower hilt joined, upper hilt and pommel broken off. Three rivets preserved along handle.
Broad blade, tapering from shoulder to midpoint, then parallel sided before curving to tip. Straight hilt with small flat pommel, curving round top and ends. Hilt and upper blade edged by flange.
Context:   Mycenaean Chamber Tomb.
Handling:   rested on a hard board in ethafoam, covered with acid free tissue, the packing is then inserted in a transparent polyethylene bag
gloves to be worn
Notebook Page:   8859 ff.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 2784-13
Dimensions:   L. (dagger) 0.320, (handle) 0.10; W. (blade) 0.065, (pommel) 0.043;
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   24 July 1998
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   K/1,3-2/5,6
Elevation:   52.09-51.151m.
Masl:   51.151-52.09m.
Deposit:   K 2:5
Basket:   95
Bibliography:   Hesperia 72 (2003), p. 268, no. 41, fig. 35.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 72 (2003)
Drawing: PD 2784-13 (DA 5310)
Images (14)
Deposit: K 2:5
Card: B 2035