Lot 1824

A Cimmerian dagger, 7th century B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | A80kua | Live auction | 852 Lots

Description

Dagger with iron blade, bronze hilt and bronze cross bar (cf. finds from the Tschernogorowka-culture). Oval hemispherical pommel. With bronze chape, the end of which consists of two dragonheads standing opposite each other. A small piece of the blade tip is lost. Good iron substance of the blade. The bronze parts with beautiful green patina. Length 31.5 cm.
Provenance: From the Lithuanian art market.
Condition:II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

Day 1 of our live auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 856 lots. The auction starts on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:00 am with Antiquities (lot no. 1601 - 2132) and after a short break we continue with Works of Art (lot no. 2201 - 2524) at 3:00 pm. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Wednesday, 6.11. until Sunday, 10.11., and on Sunday, 17.11.2019 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).