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U990.5.10
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Luristan Bronze Dagger
Date (Execution) : 1500-500 BC
Geographical Origin : Luristan, Iran
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Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Bronze
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Object Type : daggers (weapons)
Visual Description : Short sword with straight, tapered blade, decorative guard and hilt area, and rounded rectangular pommel. The blade has a central rib (both sides) and its edges are rough and indented. There is virtually no guard except for the raised oval decoration at the base of the blade.
Accession # : U990.5.10
Width (cm) : 5.50
Height (cm) : 39.50
Depth (cm) : 5.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
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