Luristan Bronze Sword

Description
Luristan Bronze Sword
Circa 1200- 800 BC

A finely cast Luristan bronze sword featuring a narrow, leaf-shaped blade and a fortified handle compromised of three spikes.

Luristan bronze comes from the province of Lorestan, a region situated in the area of modern South-Western Iran. Axe heads, such as this nice example, would have been used in everyday life but also buried together with the deceased.

Measurement: 32.7cm length

Provenance: Ex. London Collection, formed between 1990 - present

Lot details
Culture
Luristan
Material
Bronze
Object
Sword
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 1200- 800 BC
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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