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Pair of middle bronze age arm spirals of Salgotarjan Type PAIR OF MIDDLE BRONZE AGE ARM SPIRALS OF SALGOTARJAN TYPE

Named after the treasure findings at Svedlar in eastern Slovakia, with decorative incision work; olive-green patina.
Intact and exceptionally well preserved.

15th-13th Century BC

Dia of spiral 4 3/4 in. (12 cm.)
Total length 8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm.)

Ex German collection.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2009, no. 70.

Cf. M. Novotna, ‘The Axes and Hatchets in Slovakia’, Prähistorische Bronzefunde IX 3, 1970, pl. 56, 13.14.



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