Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC

Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC
Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC
Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC

Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC
A bronze spear head with central strengthening rib projecting at the lower end to a rectangular section relatively short straight tang. Luristan area of Western Persia Iron age I: Circa 1000-800 BC. Very Fine condition; slight nibbling to blade edge, good stable bronze Length 30.4 cms (12 ins). NB Not supplied with stand (we use this one for regular photography).

For similar spearhead excavated at the Royal tombs, Marlik, see item 78; Weapons FromMarlik; Ezat O. Luristan large bronze spear head. Not supplied with stand (we use this one for regular photography).

The term Luristan is a generic term since, as with the vast majority of such pieces, we do not have the detailed information of a specific find site. Similar weaponry has been found in other parts for of the country, for example at the Royal tombs at Marlik to the north of Luristan province of a similar date. However, Luristan items are well documented and we can have recourse to many museum collections as well as detailed. Sorry, but not supplied with stand (we use this one for regular photography).

Provenance: This item is not a UK find and as such is not subject to the Portable Antiquities Scheme. Proof of posting is obtained for all items (copy available on request). If it is possible, we will also send with tracking, but not all countries have this possibility; if in doubt, you are welcome to check with us.

All items are guaranteed to be authentic, to date from the period stated, and to comply with the description provided, with no time restriction for return if not. Every item we sell is guaranteed to be authentic and to date from the period stated. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC" is in sale since Tuesday, December 8, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Near Eastern". The seller is "grimstonian" and is located in West Sussex.

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Iron-age weaponry Luristan large bronze spearhead 1000 BC


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