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knife / dagger

Bronze knife-blade with elliptical sections; two rivets; point and top of tang lost; Catling's dagger type (d) 'daggers with long-tongued butts'; metal corroded.

AN534621001001

© The Trustees of the British Museum

Department: Greek & Roman Antiquities

Registration number: 1898,1201.166

Greek and Roman Antiquities catalogue number: Bronze 3199

Bibliographic reference
Kiely 2011b 1.1
Bronze 3199
Johnson 1980 No. 23
Catling 1964 p. 127 no. 4

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Object types
knife (all objects)
dagger (all objects)

Materials
bronze (scope note | all objects)
Techniques
riveted (scope note | all objects)
cast (scope note | all objects)
Production place
Made in Cyprus (all objects)
(Europe,Cyprus)
Place (findspot)
Excavated/Findspot Maroni, Tomb 1 (all objects)
(Europe,Cyprus,Larnaka (district),Maroni)
Date
1450BC-1200BC
Period/Culture
Late Cypriot II (all objects)


Description
Bronze knife-blade with elliptical sections; two rivets; point and top of tang lost; Catling's dagger type (d) 'daggers with long-tongued butts'; metal corroded.

Dimensions
Length: 11 centimetres
Weight: 45.92 grammes

Acquisition date
1898

Acquisition name
Excavated by The British Museum (biographical details | all objects)


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