Lot 1610: Western Asiatic Luristan Spearhead
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 13th-6th century BC. A Bronze Age Type 1 spearhead with slender blade, square-section shank developing from the midrib, flared neck developing to a square-section tang. Cf. Khorasani, M.M. Arms and Armour from Iran - The Bronze Age to the End of the Qajar Period, T?bingen, 2006, p.628, Cat.275, inventory no.25383/8380. 116 grams, 25.5cm (10"). From an important private London collection; formed in the 1970s and 1980s.
Condition Report: Fair condition; blade notched.