1200 - 1000 BC - Middle East
Luristan battle axe from the Bronze Age
single-bladed axe with shaft hole and four slash thorns on a wooden presentation base!
Dating: 1200 - 1000 B C
Total length: 220 mm
Material: Bronze with beautiful green/brown/black patina with find (lime) crusting/ sintering
Condition: very good substance, cleaned, no damage
The region of Luristan had a legendary reputation for casting bronze weapons during the Bronze Age. The bronze wrought of Luristan produced weapons for customers in Babylon and Assyria. Many of these customers were kings and other nobles from these kingdoms, as the engravings of their names on some daggers and swords from Luristan show.
Legally acquired: Trinity Antiquities, Colchester UK
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|Member since:||February 6, 2015|
Arrived quickly and as described. An excellent quality sword for its age, very well maintained.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.NO Luristan, NO of the age declared, blade of other dagger
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