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Bronze Sword

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The sword is of the Khojali-Gadabay type. It has a wide blade with a semi-circular tip and both sides of the blade are decorated with five grooved lines. Two horizontal curved lines can be seen where the blade joins the hilt. The space between the lines is decorated with dots, while a spiral design has been engraved 0.5 cm lower down. Drawings of a nanny goat and the sun have been traced where the blade joins the hilt. The sword is 72 cm long. The blade is 7.5 cm wide close to the hilt and 2 cm at the tip. It was found in 1963 in the village of Narimanli.