Choose Category:

Auto Bid Counter
No. of Bids: 6814
Bid Total: £1,095,452
View Winning Bidders
Home > Auctions > 2nd June 2020 > Enormous Mycenaean Socketted Spearhead with Streamer Attachment Holes

Print page | Email lot to a friend

Back to previous page


LOT 2459

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 400
EUR (€) 330 - 440
USD ($) 370 - 490

Opening Bid
£270 (EUR 298; USD 332) (+bp*)

Add to Watch list


Please login or register here.



Bid History: 0

Enormous Mycenaean Socketted Spearhead with Streamer Attachment Holes

Late Helladic, 1400-1100 BC

A very large leaf-shaped spearhead with short tubular socket extending to the tip of the blade, the blade pierced at the base. 536 grams, 55cm (21 3/4"). Fine condition, restored and conserved.

Provenance
Property of a European collector; formerly in an old European collection formed in the 1980s.
Literature
Cf. Christies, New York, sale 2056, 9 July 2008, lot 125 [sold for US$8,750.00].