LATE BRONZE AGE CENTRAL EUROPEAN BRONZE SWORD
Slender double-edged blade with a broad semi-circular mid rib on both sides. Four holes at the base; the baluster-shaped tang with one fixation hole and narrow flanges along its sides.
Ca. 1000 BC
L. 16 1/4 in. (41.5 cm.)
Ex German collection.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 77.