A Luristan bronze dirk; the blade and hilt cast in one piece. Flanged hilt to receive the wood or bone inlay.
Very Fine condition; the metal stable; with encrustations.
Circa 900-700 BC.
NB. Stand not included.
Cf. Items 7 and 9: Arms and Armor from Iran: The Bronze Age to the End of the Qajar Period: Manouchehr Moshtagh Khorasani
Cf. Item 47; Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmoleon Museum: P.R.S. Moorey
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VAT no: 337067888 / Margin scheme - second hand goods
- 29.2×2.5×1 cm
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 900-700 BC.
- Good Condition, See Photo