Luristan Bronze Sword Blade

GBP 750.00

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Object Description

A fine Luristan bronze sword blade featuring a short tang pierced for attachment to a hilt. The bifacial blade displays a long ovate shape with a wide, prominent central midrib. Two deep fullers run parallel along the centre from the sharp point to midway. The raised, wider section of the sword is framed by two additional fullers, which fade into the rounded base. A beautiful blue and green patination remains on the surface.

Date: 1800-600 BC

Object Condition

Very fine condition.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:5.2 x H:48.4 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)208 364 4565
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+44 (0)7833231322
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Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA

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