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Dagger

Default
Date:
1000-800BC
-1000
-800
Extent:
11.6
2.1
cm
2
Description:

Part of a circular hilt; iron core banded with alternate rings of red sandstone and ivory(?), top broken; lower portion of copper/bronze expanding to lunate with three raised bands of bronze at each end; iron blade held by this bronze section; lower part of blade missing; blade section a diamond shape. Wood handle.

Medium:
Bronze
Iron
Wood
Provenance:

The Hasanlu Project; Robert H. Dyson Jr., 1958

Source:
59-4-114
Spatial:
Iran
Hasanlu
Temporal:
Hasanlu Period IV
Identifier:
29771
HAS58-446
Agg Provider:
Penn Museum
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/29771