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    ANCIENT NEAR EAST. Late Bronze Age, circa 1200-900 BC. Luristan bronze mace or cudgel head. Similar in overall design to previous lot, tubular 3.94 inches (10 cm) in length, the upper section divided into three compartments, each with three raised spikes, the compartments divided by raised serpents. Attractive green patina with light earthen encrustation. Cf. Archaeological Center Israel Auction 48, lot 447, for a cudgel with similar serpentine decoration.

    From the Hadgi Baba Museum Collection, Old City Jerusalem; IAA Export Approval # 530994.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    16th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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