Luristan Patinated Bronze Dirk A good sized cast bronze dirk with simple crescentic pommel; the handle recessed on two sides to rec.. Product #: AS-3124 Regular price: $450.00 $450.00 Sold
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Luristan Patinated Bronze Dirk

Product Code: AS-3124
Length: 41.6CM

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A good sized cast bronze dirk with simple crescentic pommel; the handle recessed on two sides to receive an organic inlay; blade with square shoulders, rectangular guard and a broad low midrib. C/w wood display stand.

Complete and intact, surfaces a little uneven in places, but good metal with attractive light green patination and a few accretions.

Iron-age North Western Persia:
Circa 1000-800 BC.  

For similar type see item 54; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum by P.R.S. Moorey; Oxford University Press 1971.

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A good sized cast bronze dirk with simple crescentic pommel; the handle recessed on two sides to receive an organic inlay; blade with square shoulders, rectangular guard and a broad low midrib. C/w wood display stand.

Complete and intact, surfaces a little uneven in places, but good metal with attractive light green patination and a few accretions.

Iron-age North Western Persia:
Circa 1000-800 BC.  

For similar type see item 54; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum by P.R.S. Moorey; Oxford University Press 1971.

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