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Luristan bronze pin with macehead-like top, 1000-750 BC

Luristan bronze pin with macehead-like top, 1000-750 BC


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Metalwork: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1331624
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Zurich, Switzerland

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 $120.00 
Attractive Luristan dress pin with a vertically ribbed, spherical head. The nine sharply cut crescent-like ribs on top remind of contemporary maceheads.
The pin with a horizontally grooved and beaded body. A flanged stopper at the lower half.
Bronze
Luristan, 1000-750 BC
H. 9.9 in (3.9 in)
Fine condition, point slightly damaged.
German private collection, since the 1960s. Thence art market.

The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.