Lot 1601: Western Asiatic Luristan Dagger
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 13th-6th century BC. A narrow bronze flange-hilted dagger with slender leaf-shaped two-edged blade, hollow grip with socket to each face to accept an insert and lateral flanges to retain it. Cf. Khorasani, M.M. Arms and Armour from Iran - The Bronze Age to the End of the Qajar Period, T?bingen, 2006, p.381, Cat.13. 129 grams, 34cm (13 1/4"). Private collection, Cambridgeshire, UK; acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Fair condition.