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Achaemenid Dagger SOLD

NZD $1,600

SKU: Achaemenid dagger Category:

Description

WESTERN ASIATIC ACHAEMENID DAGGER
A slender bronze dagger with lentoid-section two-edged blade,
guard with D-shaped flanges to each face and inset bone plaques,
waisted grip with cell to accept a similar insert.

Length:  38 cm

6th  Р4th Century B C

Condition:  Complete with much of the bone inlay still in situ and
a little bent at the handle.