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Copper-alloy flat axe; with a flat, thick, angular butt. Sides splay gradually to form an uneven, rounded cutting-edge, which is very worn. The object is covered with green and brown patina; there are large areas covered with mounds and pits of copper-alloy corrosion.
Length: 145.10 millimetres (Max)
Weight: 724 grammes
Thickness: 14.50 millimetres (Max)
Width: 46.40 millimetres (Butt)
Width: 83.70 millimetres (Cutting-edge)
- Curator's comments
- Lough Ravel/Minto type
Label attached to object surface - Celt found in sailiy [?] Will Durham Col. Rick Hastings [illegible] at the sale of [illegible]
Burgess & Schmidt 1981 registration number erroneously given as '736-23'.
- Not on display
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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