A Luristan Bronze Short Sword, Early Iron Age, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE
A Luristan Bronze Short Sword, Early Iron Age, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE

A Luristan Bronze Short Sword, Early Iron Age, ca. 1200 - 800 BCE

MX2403

Normaler Preis1,950 USD
/
  • This object qualifies for free USA shipping and a flat rate fee of $60 if shipping internationally.

Cast in one piece using the lost-wax process, the leaf-shaped blade tapers with a low, broad midrib; The hilt curves inward from a splayed pommel forming concave sides and is flanged to receive an inlay.

For a related example, see Moorey PRS, "Catalogue of Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum" (1971), 70-71, fig 50. 

Medium: Bronze

Dimensions: Length: 16 inches (40.5 cm)

Condition: Intact and in very good condition. Custom mounted.

Provenance: Raymond A. Davis (1931 - 2018), California, private collection, acquired between 1980 to 2005 and then by descent.

Sands of Time provides a lifetime, unconditional guarantee of authenticity and provenance. Every object you purchase from us is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, stating culture, provenance, and age.

Furthermore, we conduct due diligence to ensure the item, to the best of our knowledge, has not been illegally obtained from an excavation, architectural monument, public institution, or private property. Wherever possible, reference is made to existing collections or publications.Wherever possible, reference is made to existing collections or publications.

We ship Tuesday to Friday with FedEx and usually same day if your order is received before 2pm. Within the continental USA, packing, shipping and insurance is free. Depending on size and destination, delivery times range from one to five business days.

For overseas shipments we charge a small flat rate which includes packing, preparation of all customs paperwork, insurance and carrier fees in compliance with all USA and International customs requirements.  Overseas shipments are sent using either USPS Priority Mail or FedEx but contact us if you have a shipping preference. International customers are responsible for all duties and taxes. 

Diese Website ist durch reCAPTCHA geschützt und es gelten die allgemeinen Geschäftsbedingungen und Datenschutzbestimmungen von Google.

Come Visit Our Gallery

Any item from this site may be viewed by appointment at our Washington, DC location

Tuesday - Friday between 11 am - 5 pm.

Phone: 202 342 0518

Richtungen