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Object Number:49-12-1056
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Cyprus
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 39:31
Period: Cypro-Geometric IA
Wood (uncertain)
Bone (uncertain)
Length: 13.5 cm
Width: 2 cm
Thickness: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:M8 - Field No SF
K1101 - Other Number


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


[Book] Catling, H.W., and Catling, E.A., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Goteborg. Paul Astroms (SIMA 36). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 124, pl. 40View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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