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Tool Handle

Object Number:30-38-35
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Length: 25 cm
Width: 3.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930


Bronze. Straight pipe shaft divided by three triple rings into a mouth, an upper smooth section, a lower with a woven pattern relief between straight bands, and a butt end.

Legrain publication: "Bronze handle of a battle-axe. Three triple rings tie the hollow shaft between butt end and mouth. A low relief adorns the lower part. It represents a woven pattern between straight bands. 250 x 31 mm."


[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 17/ Pl. XV, 48View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1934. "Catalogue". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. Volume Supplement. no. 1934. pg. 12-20 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. XV, fig. 48View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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