Elamite Axe with Snake Decoration Elamite axe.. Product #: AS-3388 Regular price: $750.00 $750.00 In Stock
Elamite Axe with Snake DecorationElamite Axe with Snake DecorationElamite Axe with Snake Decoration

Elamite Axe with Snake Decoration

Product Code: AS-3388
Height: 8.8CM

£750.00

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A cast bronze axe with cylindrical shaft; lower end cut away sharply; upper half with two snakes, one moving one curled, in relief on either side of the corded rib which from the back of the shaft to form the upper and lower collars; blade initially narrow, broadening to a crescentic edge. 

Fine condition; light accretions; surfaces slightly rough but good stable metalwork.

South Western Persia. 2nd millenium BC.

NB. Not supplied with stand.

 

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A cast bronze axe with cylindrical shaft; lower end cut away sharply; upper half with two snakes, one moving one curled, in relief on either side of the corded rib which from the back of the shaft to form the upper and lower collars; blade initially narrow, broadening to a crescentic edge. 

Fine condition; light accretions; surfaces slightly rough but good stable metalwork.

South Western Persia. 2nd millenium BC.

NB. Not supplied with stand.

 

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