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Western Asiatic Luristan Spearhead Group

Antiquities - Arms and Armour


LOT 1974

Estimate
GBP (£) 150 - 200
EUR (€) 170 - 230
USD ($) 190 - 250

Opening Bid: £144 (EUR 166; USD 179)
WESTERN ASIATIC LURISTAN SPEARHEAD GROUP
13th-6th century BC

A mixed pair of bronze spearheads comprising: a leaf-shaped blade with square-section neck, flat-section tang; a leaf-shaped blade with substantial lozenge-section neck, lentoid-section tang. 730 grams total, 23-28cm (9 - 11"). Fine condition. [2]

Provenance
Acquired on the London art market before 2000.

Literature
See discussion in Khorasani, M.M. Arms and Armour from Iran. The Bronze Age to the End of the Qajar Period, Tübingen, 2006, p.240-7.

Date
Monday 27th February 2017 :
Antiquities & Coins

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