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LOT 1528

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GBP (£) 50 - 70
EUR (€) 58 - 81
USD ($) 70 - 97

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Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £1

Luristan Knife with Bull's Heads

13th-6th century BC

A knife composed of an iron blade with parallel edges and rounded tip, held in a copper-alloy handle with lower body formed as a bull's head with horns in relief on both faces. 84 grams, 18cm (7"). Fair condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
From an Essex antiques gallery; formerly in a 1980s private collection.