Luristan bronze axe head with incised decorationW79
A cast bronze axe head with a hollow shaft and curved blade. The flat top of the blade is decorated with an incised chevron between two herring-bone friezes.
North West Persia, Luristan, early to mid 2nd Millennium BC
5.1 x 8.7 cms
Ex. private collection, Bonn, Germany; acquired in the late 20th Century