Short iron sword with bronze anthropoid handle. The blade is 345 mm long, with a broken tip, and 39 mm wide at the top, thickened in the centre but without a median ridge. There is no surviving scabbard. The entire weapon is now 460 mm long. The handle, slotted over the iron tang, is made from two pieces of cast bronze, both flawed and cracked. The first, the hilt end, is an inverted V-shape with a deep collar on top; the second is the pommel, raised 'arms' with knobbed terminals, and a human head between them. The end of the tang is visible in the top of the head. The face has large oval eyes, a flattened nose, drooping moustache, lower lip and chin. The hair is drawn back from the forehead, not indicated on top and shaped into a pig-tail at the back.
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