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Sword

Description

Bent and damaged bronze sword with three rivet holes and slot in the hilt plate, Type Wilburton, from the Duddingston Loch assemblage, Edinburgh, Late Bronze Age, 950 - 750 BC

Museum reference

X.DQ 303

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Sword

Date

950 - 750 BC

Style / Culture

Late Bronze Age

Materials

Bronze

Physical description

Bronze; contorted; bent; broken in two; three rivet holes and a slot in hilt plate

Collection place(s)

Duddingston Loch, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe

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