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U990.5.11
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, raised guard area, decorative hilt and pommel. Blade has flattened central rib on both sides with deep corrosion(?) at the tip (on each side) in the form of a circle/oval. The hilt is marked by 4 parallel rings.
Accession # : U990.5.11
Width (cm) : 6.00
Height (cm) : 47.00
Depth (cm) : 4.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
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