A Scythians bronze Akinakes are extremely rare compared to the iron Akinakes rarely appear for sale for sale and they are hardly ever seen in museums including Russia museums. After a longtime searching for related bronze Akinakes in references as professional academic literature and internet, we were able to fund only a few know examples, including one example which is very similar to our sword, this particular example published in the book: Ancient bronzes of the eastern Eurasian steppes from the Arthur M. Sackler collections by Emma C.Page 203 -204 NO 140 (Formerly from the collection of Colonel William Mayer). The picture is attached to the listing. MEASUREMENTS: The overall length: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in). CONDITION: In its original condition, showing the age and usage, with a dark brown patina. Bronze Akinakes swords with zoomorphic ornament are associated with eastern scythes and has been fund in archeological sites in eastern and south eastern Russia: Yadrinsky Kazan Province Russia.
South Siberia Altay region Russia. Kumurtuk culture, Altay region Russia. Pazyryk culture sites in the Altai regions of South Siberia, Russia. Ordos culture in Inner Mongolia, China.
Tagar culture South Siberia Russia. Ancient bronzes of the eastern Eurasian steppes from the Arthur M. Page 203 -204 NO 140. Weapons of the Ancient East by M.Waffe und Rüstung Eurasiens Frühzeit und Antike by Ortwin Gamber. Links cultures of Western Siberia and the Urals to the cultures of the Middle Volga in the late Bronze Age and early Iron Age. The Scythian were a nomadic Indo-European people, of Eastern European origin occupying a geological band from the Eastern Europe through to the grasslands above China, shared a common Artistic, Cultural, & economic base. This'Scythian' art & material influenced the ancient Chinese art. All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions. All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Canadian buyers please note: We are required to charge HST or GST on all orders mailed to Canadian destinations. Our business HUNDRED & ONE ANTIQUES is based on a long family tradition of collecting fine European and Oriental Antiques and Art, with a special interest in Antique Arms and Armour. We have been involved in antique trading since 1970.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Swords". The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.