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Double Edged Sword

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Artist Unknown (Luristan)

Date

900-400 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Double Edged Sword, Artist Unknown (Luristan)
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Medium: Arms and Armor, Arms and Armor-Edged Weapon (Do Not Use) | Bronze, mother-of-pearl
Size: 28 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 1 7/8in. (73 x 9.5 x 4.8cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran), Luristan
Culture: Luristan, Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Style: 9th-4th century B.C.
Physical Description: double-edged sword with modern inlay on pommel, bronze, mother-of-pearl
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. I. D. Fink
Accession Number: 76.73.5
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009