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Bronze dagger with inlaid decoration. These bear representations of a Nilotic landscape (felines chasing aquatic birds among papyrus flowers).
Mycenae, Grave Circle A, Grave V, 16th century BC.

The thin gold and silver decorative sheets are held in place on the bronze blade using a gold, silver, bronze alloy.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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