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Lot of 9 Ancient Luristan Bronze Spear Points

Lot 0069
**Originally Listed At $200**

Ancient Near East, modern day northern Iran, Luristan, ca. 1000 to 600 BCE. A wonderful gathering of nine bronze spear points in varying forms indicative of the ancient Near East. Four points have bevels running the length of both blade faces and bar-shaped tangs; two points have bar-shaped tangs but no beveling on either side; two points have pronounced triangular blades with tangs curved in the direction of either the blade edge or blade face; and one point has a thin, triangular profile with three protruding attachment pins opposite the blade end. All of the points have lovely verdant patina across all surfaces. Size of largest: 11.125" L (28.3 cm).

Provenance: ex-John Piscopo collection, San Diego, California, USA

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#128652

Condition

All points have minor nicks, chips, and losses, bending to overall form, expected surface wear commensurate with age and use, earthen and mineral deposits, and green patina.

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Lot of 9 Ancient Luristan Bronze Spear Points

Estimate $350 - $525Apr 29
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