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dagger

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    WG.1595

  • Description

    Copper alloy dagger with ribbing on blade and three rivet holes visible.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Curator's comments

    Harbison 1969a
    Single find. This is a grooved dagger which does not comply with the definitions of any other type.

    Bibliography: Evans, J., The Ancient Bronze Implements, Weapons and Ornaments of Great Britain and Ireland (1881) 267 Fig. 333.

  • Bibliography

    • Harbison 1969a 87 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1909

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    WG.1595

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