A LURISTAN BRONZE AXE HEAD
Catalog:Bronze:Tools and Weapons: stock #803456
c. 9th Century B.C.
Thin bronze axe head having two blades set perpendicularly with a long, hollow slip shaft between for hafting. Interestingly, the hafting cross cords are cast in the mold, and surmount a low relief eye on each side. Nice red and green patina. Exceptional quality, in very good condition.
Custom Lucite stand, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority