Replica double axehead

Description
This is a copy of a copper axehead which was found in Topsham, Devon and is now in the British Museum. These axes were made in Cyprus 3,000 years ago. It is not known if the axe was brought to Devon in the Bronze Age or more recent years.
Accession Loan No.
71/2000
Simple Name
axehead
Full Name
replica axehead
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
replica double axehead
Material
resin
Period Classification
Modern (1945-)
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Town
Topsham
Collection County
Devon
Collection Site Name
Mount Howe
Family Group

Dimensions
whole length 165 mm; whole W 25 mm; whole depth 65 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:31
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:34

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