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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Iron axe-head with oval socket.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 11thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 175 millimetres
    • Length: 180 millimetres
    • Depth: 30 millimetres
    • Weight: 287.99 grammes
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2016 Oct – 2017 Feb, Spain, CaixaForum Madrid, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Mar – Jun, Spain, CaixaForum Barcelona, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Jul – Oct, Spain, CaixaForum Zaragoza, Medieval Europe.

    2015 11 Dec- 10 Apr, Australia, Brisbane, Queensland Museum, Medieval Europe, power and legacy. 1989-1993 Jun-Jun, Shropshire, Telford, Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Anglo-Saxon and Medieval arms and armour, LT Loan

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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