Ingot fragment

Description
This object was part of a hoard containing pieces of ingot and broken tools. Scrap bronze can be recycled and made into new objects. This group had been buried to keep it safe or as an offering to the gods.
Accession Loan No.
455/2007/12
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
ingot fragment
Simple Name
ingot
Full Name
ingot fragment
Period Classification
Late Bronze Age (1200-700 BC)
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collection Site Name
Lashbrook Farm hoard, Talaton
Collection Town
Talaton
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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