Decorated Elamite Tanged Arrowhead Point A finely decorated Persian-Elamite bronze arrow point. The arrowhead features two swallowtail tangs,.. Product #: AS-3757 Regular price: $200.00 $200.00 Sold
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Decorated Elamite Tanged Arrowhead Point

Product Code: AS-3757
Length: 11.6CM

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A finely decorated Persian-Elamite bronze arrow point. The arrowhead features two swallowtail tangs, which, although functional, are almost decorative in their appearance, with a raised central rib for strengthening. This fine example displays an unusual incised geometric decoration, enriched by a series of incised dots along the mid rib, on both sides.

Elam is the name used to refer to a civilization developed from the 3rd to the 1st millennium BC in the area corresponding to modern western Iran. The Ancient Persian craftsmen developed great skill in bronze working, producing some of the finest weaponry then available, including these arrowheads.

Condition: Very...

A finely decorated Persian-Elamite bronze arrow point. The arrowhead features two swallowtail tangs, which, although functional, are almost decorative in their appearance, with a raised central rib for strengthening. This fine example displays an unusual incised geometric decoration, enriched by a series of incised dots along the mid rib, on both sides.

Elam is the name used to refer to a civilization developed from the 3rd to the 1st millennium BC in the area corresponding to modern western Iran. The Ancient Persian craftsmen developed great skill in bronze working, producing some of the finest weaponry then available, including these arrowheads.

Condition: Very good and stable condition, with dark green patination

Period: Circa 1000-800 BC.

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