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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1350134
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$95.00
Islamic bronze seal ring, from the Seljuk Period, dating ca. 11th.-13th. century AD.

Beautifully crafted, profusely decorated all over, with a sharp cross-shaped seal.

Ringsize: ca. 19 mm. - weighing 16 grams!

Condition: Superb and fully wearable, terrific patina.

Ex. Large German Special Collection of seal rings.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1346603
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$95.00
An exceptional condition Bactrian bronze compartmentalized seal, Late 3rd - Early 2nd Millennium BC.

Simple design on the round base, tall handle. Beautyful brown patina - attractive!. Interesting design in compartements.

Size: c. 20 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb! Exceptional brown patina and fine metal for the type!

Provenance: Anders Egeskov Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344297
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$395.00
SUPERB CONDITION BRONZE DAGGER, WESTERN ASIA 'LURISTAN', 1200-1000 BC.

A good very large and heavy specimen for the type. The handle measure 12 cm. in itself and was made to take inlays of bone or stone, now lost. The blade with a broad central section tappering to sharp edges.

Size: ca. 33 cm.

Condition: Superb, wonderful metal, very sound with a fine dark green patina.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection (2013).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344293
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$175.00
INTERESTING SCARCE LANCE OR SPEAR WITH SOCKET, WESTERN ASIA (LURISTAN) 2ND. MILLENIUM BC

A lance or larger spear with a triangular blade with pronounced central rib and very high shoulders.

Size: 24,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, very good metal, completely intact with fine green patina.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection (2013).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344292
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$195.00
A lovely large tanged bronze dagger in a superb condition for the type, Western Asia, 2nd. millenium BC.

The dagger with a long tang with hole for the rivet and a strong triangular blade with high shoulders that tapers greatly towards the point, made during the later 2nd. millenium BC.

Size: ca. 29 cm.

Condition: Superb. Fine jade-green patina and nice fresh metal.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection (2013).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344291
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$295.00
Superb larger Ancient Western Asia bronze lance w Azurite and green patina

An impressive larger bronze lance, Western Asia, Greater Persian bronzeage dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

A fine style weapon, of a nicer massive size and with great patina. Commonly termed Luristani by dealers and collectors.

Size: 34,2 cm.

Condition: Superb specimen with excellent green patina and fine metal...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344290
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$295.00
AN ATTRACTIVE BRONZE SHORT SWORDE WITH A SHORT TANG FOR MOUNTING IT TO THE HANDLE, WESTERN ASIA, AREA OF TURKMENISTAN/UZBEKISTAN CA. 1200-800 BC.

A late and attractive tanged bronze sword with a medium size tang and a prominent mid-rib, triangular blade. Interestingly, the blade was made with thick point for piercing armor. A rare feature in antiquity but typical for medieval daggers and swords, to prevent the weapon from breaking on impact.

Size: 34-35 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344288
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$225.00
SUPERB SMALL BRONZE DAGGER WITH HANDLE, WESTERN ASIA 'LURISTAN', 1200-1000 BC.

A superb specimen for the type. The handle was made to take inlays of bone or stone, now lost. The blade with a thick central section tappering to sharp edges. Interestingly, a very specimen possible made for as a side dagger in antiquity.

Size: ca. 22,8 cm.

Condition: Superb, nice metal and excellent green patina, a real gem.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1344177
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A FINE LARGE TANGED BRONZE SWORD, LATE BRONZEAGE-IRONAGE, 800-600 BC.

Impressive larger, tanged broze sword with a broad and elaborately made blade. The blade with a very high central midrib and on each side of the rib three bloodlines that is divided into two lines towards the medium sized tang.

Exceptionally fresh metal for the type, very attractive with brown mahogany and green patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342542
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A very high quality dagger, from the Greater Persian area, ca. 1000 BC.

The dagger is a rarer variant of the Ear-pommel daggers and swords, normally assigned to Luristan. This dagger is slightly different in the details and was possible made in the North-Eastern parts of Persia.

The hilt is massive and of solid bronze. The blade is very sound and rather thick.

Size: Nearly 34 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342540
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$450.00
A RARE AND FINELY MADE TANGED BRONZE SWORD, LATE BRONZEAGE-IRONAGE, 800-600 BC.

Impressive tanged sword and very broad and elaborately made blade. The blade with a central raised line that is divided into two lines that arches towards the base.

Size: 39-45 cm. in length and with the blade being a maximum of 6,8 cm. wide near the tang!.

Condition: Nearly Superb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342535
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A late and attractive large tanged bronze sword with a large size tang with holes for the rivet and a leaf-shaped blade prominent mid-rib, leaf-shaped blade.

Size: 42-43 cm.

Condition: Nice metal with a wonderful rough red and green patina.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection (2013).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342534
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$385.00
Superb larger Ancient Western Asia bronze lance w Azurite and green patina

An impressive larger bronze lance, Western Asia, Greater Persian bronzeage dating to the 2nd...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342533
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A huge bronze lance in an exceptional quality, Greater Persia, later bronzeage dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

A fine style weapon, very impressive size and great patina. Commonly termed Luristani by dealers and collectors. Note the attrative V-shape of the base of the tang.

Size: 43 cm.

Condition: A pristine lance, one of the finest condition ancient bronze lances we've ever handled with a uniform sea-green patina.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Colle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342531
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An extremely rare and exceptional bronze lance, Likely North-Eastern Persia, late 2nd. millenium BC.

A slender type with a very pronounced central midrib and rather long tang, that would have held the blade securely fixed to the wooden pole. The design and size of this lance would have made it a very fearsome and superb weapon in antiquity.

Size: approx. 49 cm. - rare in this large size.

Condition: Superb, uncleaned and with earthern encrustions over a wonderful dark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342530
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$450.00
A rare and interesting bronze short sword, Western Asia, Caspian Sea Region, likely Talish, ca. 1000 BC.

A finely made blade with a thick central rib, and a handle ending in a crescent shaped guard. The top of the handle is a short flat tang that would have held a top-piece made of bone or wood.

Size: 33,5 cm., would have been perhaps 38-40 cm. with the original handle preserved.

Condition: Choice!, green patina. An attractive piece, ready for display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1342528
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$495.00
Extremely rare dagger or short sword of massive proportions, early 2nd. millenium BC.

Very interesting type with an unusually thick handle and a very broad leaf-shaped blade.

The dagger is uncleaned and covered in the finest azurite blue and green patina imaginable!

Size: 34,8 cm. long and a weight of approx. 750-800 grams!

Condition: Choice with a minor loss to the point, likely ritually and done in antiquity.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1340536
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$1,200.00
Very large Medieval Islamic cast bronze oil lamp, Khorasan Seljuk/Seljuq Turks Period 11th.-12th Century A.D.

The largest we've ever handled or seen of this type! Very attractive and interesting medieval Islamic lamp.

Height: 20 cm. The lamp is around 20 cm. wide as well. a massive piece and heavy.

Ex. German Private Collection