Luristan Bronze Dagger Luristan dagger.. Product #: AS-3127 Regular price: $300.00 $300.00 In Stock
Luristan Bronze DaggerLuristan Bronze DaggerLuristan Bronze Dagger

Luristan Bronze Dagger

Product Code: AS-3127
Length: 39.2CM

£300.00

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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 shallow guard which as lost the lappets on both sides (would have been used to secure the inlay plates); hilt very long inproportion to the blade. c/w wood display stand.

Fine condition; patches of encrustations, the metal stable.
Circa 1000-800 BC.

Literature:
Cf. Item 48; 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 shallow guard which as lost the lappets on both sides (would have been used to secure the inlay plates); hilt very long inproportion to the blade. c/w wood display stand.

Fine condition; patches of encrustations, the metal stable.
Circa 1000-800 BC.

Literature:
Cf. Item 48; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum: P.R.S. Moorey    

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