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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1420120
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$325.00
Here's a rare type of ancient Bactrian battle axe, dating to 2nd mill BC.

The axe with outswaying edge. A massive ax in hand. The shaft hole is 2,4 cm - about an inch -in diameter. The socket 5,7 cm in height - 2,3 inches.

12,5 cm in length and the edge is 6 cm (5x2,5 inches).

Socket is finely decorated with geometric lines.

A choice ancient axe mostly uncleaned with encrustations and nice green and red patina. Will improve if cleaned properly.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1420104
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$325.00
A larger bronze battle axe, Turkmenistan / Caspian Sea area, ca. 1400-1000 BC.

A beautiful battle axe with rounded edge and 5 cm - 2 inches - socket for the shaft. Behind the socket a spike. Likely also decorations beneath the encrustions.

Size: 15,5 x 6,2 cm - 6,1 x 2,5 inches.

Condition: Choice and intact with encrustations on the surface. Very nice specimen.

Ex. Danish Private collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1418902
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$450.00
A cast bronze sword from Ancient Near East, Amlash or Caucasian dating to around 14th-10th cent BC.

Tapering double-edged, slightly convex blade with flat mid-rib and short tang with hole for a rivet to fasten handle.

Size: 48,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, beautiful glossy green bronze patina.

Ex. Private Collection. Comes with our COA and guaranteed authentic.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1418890
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An high quality bronze sword of an extreme length for the type, South Caspian Sea or Caucasus, period of the Late Assyrian / Median Empires, 1st. millenium BC.

Made during the period when the first swords of iron with bronze hilts became popular in the ancient near east. A stunning sword measuring 57 cm. in length with a highly profiled blade with a raised mid-section, going all the way to the point. This sword would have punctuated armor of leather and even bronze plate of chain-mai...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1418113
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$250.00
A bronze Scythe, South Caspian Sea Area, bronzeage 2nd.-1st. mill. BC.

The 2nd. of a pair of very rare scythes that we recently aquired. Interesting large size sicle with a sharp blade, used as a harvesting tool and sometimes as a weapon as well. European bronzeage scythe blades (sicles) are fairly commenly sold on the market whereas sicles from the Near east or western asian bronzeage cultures are very scarce indeed. This specimen is larger than most European blades, whith a highly s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1417997
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A superb condition bronze short sword from the Amlash or Talish-Mugan culture, 1st. millenium BC.

Very attractive sword with a broad blade and a beautiful hilt evolving into a crescent or lunar shape in the low section; crescent shaped pommel.

Size: 39 cm. long, massive sword, heavy for this type!

Condition: Pristine. Exceptional fresh metal for type and age, absolutely gorgeous patina, enhanced by fine cleaning.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1417996
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A superb bronze short sword from the Amlash or Talish-Mugan culture, 1st. millenium BC.

A spectacular bronze short sword with a very broad triangular blade and a beautiful hilt evolving into a crescent or lunar shape in the low section; crescent shaped pommel.

The blade of exceptional quality with no less than 5 ridges in a complicated pattern, likely made around 800 BC.

Size: 38 cm. long, massive sword.

Condition: Superb! Exceptional fresh metal for...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1417995
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A fine bronze sword Talish-Mugan culture, late 2nd.-early 1st. millenium BC.

A spectacular bronze short sword with a broad tringular blade and a massive hilt with remnants of the orinal wooden inlays. Sizable crescent shaped pommel.

Size: 41 cm. long, massive sword with a guard 5,5 cm. wide and very thick.

Condition: Superb! Fine metal, absolutely gorgeous torquise, green and azurite patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1417819
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$295.00
A fine Chinese neolithic jade axe, ca. 5th. millenium BC.

Sometimes described as from the period of Hongshan, this type of axe should date as early as 5000-4000 BC.

Likely from the Liaoning province but the same type of the same culture had first been found in Xinglongwa, north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, hence the name Xinglongwa culture.

A typical axe of a basic axe form with curving sides and a sharp bit, made in an attractively patinated green n...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1417818
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An absolutely stunning massive bronze Adze, Amlash / Marlik, 2nd. millenium BC.

This Adze as it's called, is made as a combination of a horisontical and a vertical blade, with a short socket below decorated with relief lines. The type is typical for the area up to the South Caspian Sea and was made presumably for warfare in the 2nd. millenium BC.

The is is quite massive and precisely made for the type. Very attractive and a 'must have' type for a collector of ancient weapon...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1417811
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A superb and rare bronze sword with a fine thick cast hilt with a crescent shaped pommel, South Caspian Sea Area, ca. 1000-800 BC.

A very elaborate sword with a fine pointy blade with a strongly pronounced central midrib. The hilt massive casting decorated with concenthric lines in relief and ending in a large crescent at the top of the blade.

Terrific quality sword perfectly as made in antiquity.

Length: ca. 42 cm.

Condition: Choice! Very nice metal ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1900 item #1416844
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$2,850.00
A high quality and unusual Brass and steel Pipe Tomahawk, Plains Indians, Sioux, Late 19th. century.

A remarkable presentation quality Tomahawk with the Pipe head or hammer shaped as an Indian head. Brass pipe tomahawk with dove-tailed steel bit; The original finely patinated haft, hollowed for smoking.

It was originally purchased by the American collector Laurtiz Geber, Texas from the estate auction of colts from the Samuel collection. Reportedly it was made to a Sioux ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1414410
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$225.00
An interesting bronze dagger of Stiletto design, later 2nd.-early 1st. millenium BC.

A large crescent behind the blade, points to Amlash or at least the greater Caspian Sea area as the location of the making. A finely made narrow weapon for stabing, once with bone or stone inlays in the handle. Very rare type.

Size: 26 cm. long.

Condition: Very fine and intact with deep red and green patina.

Ex. Danish Private CDollection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413384
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$350.00
A large Amlash / 'Luristan' tanged Bronze lance head dating to 1200-800 BC.

The lance with a leafshaped blade, a rectangular-sectioned midrib and gently curved shoulders. The tang is bend at the top.

Size: 34,3 cm - 13 inches.

Condition: A choice lancehead with azurite and green patina. Intact with some nicks and roughness to the edge.

Ex. Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413383
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$275.00
An interesting Canaanite or Mesopotamian tanged bronze dagger dating to 1500-1000 BC.

A flat, cast triangular blade, tapering to the point. 4 rivets remain from the handle that was attached in antiquity.

Sizes: 27,5 cm - 10,8 inches.

Condition: Choice, with smalle nicks and roughness to the edge. Earthern deposits and encrustations. Nice green and red bronze patina.

Ex. Private Collection. Comes with our COA and guaranteed authentic.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413367
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$475.00
A lot of 6 Neo-elamite spear heads, 800-600 BC!

A high quality bronze spear heads from Ancient Near East, Elamite or Achaimenid, dating to c. 800-600 BC.

All javelins have tangs and barbed blades. The blades are tapering and all have a raised central midrib. The blades are thickening towards the point, making the impact stronger, and amourpiercing.

Sizes: c. 12-14 cm - 4,7-5,5 inches..

Condition: Superb collection of nearly mintstate spear points, exc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413359
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$295.00
A high quality bronze spear head Ancient Near East, Turkmenistan / Caspian Sea area bronze age, dating to c. 1400-800 BC.

Prolonged, leafshaped blade with raised central midrib. A shank seperates the long tang form the blade. (c. half the length) with a bend at the top, for better fastening to the wooden shaft.

Size: c. 29 cm - 11,5 inches.

Condition: Nearly superb. Beautiful green bronze patina. Slight roghness to the edge and a small scratch on the blade on ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413348
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$575.00
A cast bronze sword from Ancient Near East, Amlash, dating to around 14th-10th cent BC. Tapering double-edged, slightly convex blade with flat mid-rib and short tang with hole for a rivet to fasten handle. Size: c. 51 cm - c. 19,5 inches. Condition: Choice. Slight roughness to the blade, beautiful green bronze patina. . Ex. Private Collection. Comes with our COA and guaranteed authentic.