Ancient Bronze Sword Dagger 1st Millennium B.C. Western Asiatic South Caspian Sea region or Azerbaijan

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An ancient, early 1st millennium B.C Western Asiatic South Caspian Sea region or Azerbaijan bronze dagger finely cast in one piece. The hilt with flared “ear” pommel and square -sectioned grip, the open pommel with ridged back tapering double-edged blade with a median rib and guard extending in two horns down the upper edges. 

 

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 30 cm (11.81 inches). 

 

CONDITION: In good condition considering its age, showing its age and usage,this example is well worn and has been sharpened repeatedly over a long period of time small nicks, chips, and bends to form, but overall intact. The surface covered by a dark brown patina and green encrustation.

 

Provenance: From an old Canadian collection formed in the 1980s.

Item Details

Reference #:
G198
Quantity
1
Category
Antiquities
SubCategory
Metal
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
1st millennium B.C
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material