Awesome Luristan Bronze Spear Blade – Ca. 1500-800 B.C.
Long bronze spear blade having a wide raised central blood ridge, tapered double edge blade, terminating to a point, and opposing insertion tang. Overall mottled blue-green surface patina with scattered areas of encrustation. Intact, overall exc. cond. Custom base. A nice large size example.
Provenance: Ex. Arte Primitivo, auct. 9, 6/11/2002, ex. private NY collection.