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A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE

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A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE
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A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE:
Medium: Bronze
cast using the lost wax process; of elongated tapering form, gently curved shoulder and projecting rectangular-sectioned midrib, a rat-tail or bent tang with button end. For similar examples, see Moorey PRS, "Catalogue of Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum" (1971), 88, fig 84 and Negahban, "Marlik, the Complete Excavation Report", #747, 751 and 749.

Dimensions: Height: 12.3 inches (32 cm)
Reference No: 453

PROVENANCE: The Herbert Kavet private collection of Ancient Weapons, acquired from Harmer Rourke Galleries, NY in the early 1970's.

OUR GUARANTEE: We hereby certify the above item to be authentic and due diligence conducted to ensure stated provenance. We strictly adhere to the code of Conduct established by the Association of Dealers & Collectors of Ancient & Ethnographic Art and have established, to the best of our ability, the object(s) have not been illegally obtained from the country of origin, excavation, architectural monument, public institution or private property. A Certificate of Authenticity is provided with every object.
Condition
Minor nicks to the blade edge from use otherwise intact and in very good condition overall. Custom mounted.
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A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE

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0166: A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE

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Lot 0166 Details

Description
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A Luristan Bronze Spearhead, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE:
Medium: Bronze
cast using the lost wax process; of elongated tapering form, gently curved shoulder and projecting rectangular-sectioned midrib, a rat-tail or bent tang with button end. For similar examples, see Moorey PRS, "Catalogue of Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum" (1971), 88, fig 84 and Negahban, "Marlik, the Complete Excavation Report", #747, 751 and 749.

Dimensions: Height: 12.3 inches (32 cm)
Reference No: 453

PROVENANCE: The Herbert Kavet private collection of Ancient Weapons, acquired from Harmer Rourke Galleries, NY in the early 1970's.

OUR GUARANTEE: We hereby certify the above item to be authentic and due diligence conducted to ensure stated provenance. We strictly adhere to the code of Conduct established by the Association of Dealers & Collectors of Ancient & Ethnographic Art and have established, to the best of our ability, the object(s) have not been illegally obtained from the country of origin, excavation, architectural monument, public institution or private property. A Certificate of Authenticity is provided with every object.
Condition
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Minor nicks to the blade edge from use otherwise intact and in very good condition overall. Custom mounted.

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