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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 329

    A Stone Dagger

    YAYOI PERIOD (CIRCA 2ND CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Stone Dagger
    Yayoi period (circa 2nd century)
    Carved with two cutting edges and medial ridge running down the length of the blade, handle with hand guard, fitted stand
    12in. (30.5cm.) long


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    Previously sold these Rooms, 22 April, 1987, lot 445

    Provenance

    N.V. Hammer, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Alvin Abrams


    Exhibited

    Brooklyn Museum, 1979.3--1986.1