Ancient Near East, northwestern Iran, Luristan, ca. An elegant and rare example of a bronze axe head with a half rounded disc as its butt. The axe head was made using the lost wax casting technique.
It has a cylindrical socket with thick rims above a narrow body; viewed from above, the body is an elongated diamond form, with pronounced points at either side of the socket. The blade itself is small, with a downcurved form and a narrow cutting edge. A preservation wax coat has been applied. Size: 135 x 49 x 29 mm.
The item "Bronze Age A Luristan bronze axe head" is in sale since Sunday, December 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Far Eastern". The seller is "nb-numismatics" and is located in Zedelgem. This item can be shipped worldwide.