A Near Eastern Bronze Arrowhead, ca 2nd millennium BC

cast using the lost wax process; of elongated tapering form, gently curved shoulder and projecting rectangular-sectioned midrib, long straight tang. 

Reference:  For related example see: Mahboubian, “Art of Ancient Iran” (1997), 308, fig 67

Condition:  Minor nicks to the blade edge from use otherwise intact and in very good condition overall, with museum quality custom mount.

Dimensions: Height: 7.62 cm (3 inches) Mounted Height: 9.84 cm (3 7/8 inches) 

Provenance:   Private Californian collection, acquired from the US trade in the early 2002 and previously in a private English collection.


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