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Crescent-shaped axe head with an iron blade

Period:
Iron Age II
Date:
ca. early 1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze, iron
Dimensions:
5.51 x 3.11 in. (14 x 7.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.102.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 404
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