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Sword blade


Sword blade of bronze, broken off under hilt and bent back at point, from Duddingston Loch, Edinburgh Scotland, Late Bronze Age, 950 - 750 BC

Museum reference

X.DQ 305



Object name

Sword blade


950 - 750 BC

Style / Culture

Late Bronze Age



Physical description

Bronze; broken off under hilt; bent back at point

Collection place(s)

Duddingston Loch, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe

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Canmore Site Record

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