Near East, Luristan, present day Iran, ca. 1000 to 650 BCE. Luristan bronze dagger blade with a gorgeous blue patina and a distinct blood ridge that tapers into a still sharp point. Would make an excellent addition to any collection of ancient weaponry or bronze. Custom stand. Size: 10" L (25.4 cm)
Condition: Blade itself intact with a stunning blue patina. Handle has been lost to the ages.
Provenance: Ex-Estate of John Piscopo. Mr. Piscopo was one of the largest collectors of ancient weapons in the US with a collection that spanned all cultures, all ages.
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