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107069
107070
Object Number: 49-12-1056
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Locus: Tomb 39:31
Period: Cypro-Geometric IA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Iron
Wood (uncertain)
Bone (uncertain)
Length: 13.5cm
Width: 2cm
Thickness: 1.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other NumberM8 - Field No SF
K1101 - Other Number

Description

Shaft broken off. Curved blade with traces of wood or bone handle attached by 2 bronze rivets projecting on both sides of the shaft end. On catalogue card is reported "a sheath of cloth(?) wraped round and round in a strip ca. 2.5 cm wide". This was missing at the time of control.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Benson, Jack L., et al. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 124, pl. 40View Objects cited in this Publication

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