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  • Museum number


  • Description

    Copper alloy sword. The tang has low flanges. There are three rivet-holes in the tang and four in the butt. Ricasso present. The blade is oval in cross-section and the edges have been drawn out. The surface is fairly smooth.

  • Culture/period

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  • Materials

  • Type series

    • Eogan Class 4
  • Dimensions

    • Length: 489 millimetres
    • Length: 103 millimetres (hilt)
    • Width: 46.5 millimetres (butt; max.)
    • Width: 38.5 millimetres (blade; max.)
    • Thickness: 7 millimetres (max.)
    • Weight: 486.45 grammes
  • Bibliography

    • Eogan 1965 68 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


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Object reference number: BCB12409

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