A GERMAN BRONZE AGE LEAF-SHAPED SOCKETED SPEARHEAD
A remarkably well- preserved German Bronze Age leaf-shaped socketed spearhead with raised midrib.
Germany, 14th–12th Century BC
Height: 20.5 cm. (8 1/16 in.)
Width: 3.8 cm. (1 1/2 in.)
Ex: London private collection of Mr. I.V. Previously, English private collection by 1980.
Published: Antiquarium; Ancient Treasures XX. (London, 2022) p.9
Comparandum:Antiquity 85 417–433. 10.1017. (2011): Detlef Jantzen, et al., “A Bronze Age Battlefield? Weapons and Trauma in the Tollense Valley, North-Eastern Germany.”