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Sword

Sword

Provenance

By 1962: with Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; 1962: given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. C. Vermeule. (Accession Date: January 13, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan, Iron Age, 10th–9th century B.C.

Object Place for Label

Object Place

Northwestern Persia

Accession Number

65.41

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Swords, Daggers, Knives