Luristan Bronze Dagger Luristan dagger.. Product #: AS-3126 Regular price: $350.00 $350.00 In Stock
Luristan Bronze DaggerLuristan Bronze DaggerLuristan Bronze Dagger

Luristan Bronze Dagger

Product Code: AS-3126
Length: 36CM

£350.00

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A Luristan bronze dagger with blade and hilt cast in one piece; flanged hilt to receive the wood or bone inlay, and a rectangular guard with lappets on both sides which were used to secure the inlay plates.

Fine-Very Fine condition; the lappets complete; surfaces and edges a little irregular; patches of encrustations, the metal stable with dark patination.
Circa 1000-800 BC.

Literature:
Cf. Item 50; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum: P.R.S. Moorey    

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A Luristan bronze dagger with blade and hilt cast in one piece; flanged hilt to receive the wood or bone inlay, and a rectangular guard with lappets on both sides which were used to secure the inlay plates.

Fine-Very Fine condition; the lappets complete; surfaces and edges a little irregular; patches of encrustations, the metal stable with dark patination.
Circa 1000-800 BC.

Literature:
Cf. Item 50; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum: P.R.S. Moorey    

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