Bronze Short Sword

Unidentified Luristan maker

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about 7th century BCE

Bronze

Overall: 17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

163.61.15167

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Iran

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Near East

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 12.2, Archaeology of the Ancient Near East, Daniel Potts, Spring 2014

REL 81, Dickinson Distinguished Scholar Seminar: Orientalism and the Origins of Religion, Susannah Heschel, Fall 2012

Provenance

Professor Robert J. Poor, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1963.

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