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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 110

    A GROUP OF WESTERN ASIATIC BRONZE DAGGERS AND SWORDS

    MAINLY 3RD-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF WESTERN ASIATIC BRONZE DAGGERS AND SWORDS
    MAINLY 3RD-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
    Including a sword with ear-shaped pommel with incised chevrons and bands of triangles; another with conical pommel with circular and rectangular recesses for inlay; another with crescentic pommel and ribbed hilt; and a spearhead with ribbed shaft and long tang
    27¾ in. (70.5 cm.) long max. (9)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the late 1970s.