From ancient Egypt, ca. 1000 B.C. The bronze tapering, pointed blade with mid-rib on both sides, flaring slightly at the broad end, then joined by rivets to the remains of the ivory handle. For the Egyptian soldier, a dagger was a substitute weapon rather than a weapon of choice. 11"L, complete with custom mount.
Provenance: Ex-private European Collection.
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