Short Sword

Unidentified Luristan maker
Near East



Overall: 15 15/16 × 1 15/16 × 7/8 in. (40.5 × 4.9 × 2.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Collection of Roger Arvid Anderson, Class of 1968



Place Made: Iran, West Asia, Asia


2000-1000 BCE

Object Name


Research Area

Near East

Not on view


Estate of Dr. Henry Hersch Hart (1886-1968), San Francisco, California; Argonaut Book Shop (Robert D. Haines), San Francisco, California; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, March 26, 1975; lent to present collection 1994-2003; lent to present collection, 2017.

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