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A rare Luristan bronze figure of a warrior.

Stock Number: y774
A rare Luristan bronze figure of a warrior.
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Description

A rare Luristan bronze figure of a warrior. Flat form standing with his left hand resting on his sword. Wearing a stylised tunic draping across both shoulders. Below the sword sits another belt with draping tassels.  The face with solid brows and nose surmounted by a round hat. 

Origin:

Luristan Culture, Neo-Elamite period, Circa 8th to 7th Century B.C., Iran

Dimensions:

Height: 22.5 cm

Condition:

Ancient loss of the right arm, with verdigris patina evident. Presented on custom brass and wood display stand.

Reference:

A similar example resides in the National Museum of Iran