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Archaic Bronze Dagger

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Archaic Bronze Dagger, China, possibly Shang dynasty, with curved single-edge blade, the handle decorated with geometric patterns and animal-head finial with inlaid eyes, lg. 9 7/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME
Estimate $500-1,000

broken blade, thickly encrusted patinas, spotty rusting.


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Keywords

Margaret Bok, Blade, Blade weapons, Dagger-axe, Inlay, Melee weapons, Personal weapons, Shang dynasty, Weapons, Rockport, China

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