Axehead

Description
This is the earliest form of bronze axe used in Devon. It was made in a simple two part mould.
Accession Loan No.
A4308
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
axehead
Simple Name
axehead
Full Name
narrow butted
Dimensions
whole length 170 mm; whole W 95 mm; whole depth 10 mm
Period Classification
Bronze Age (2600-700 BC)
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collection Site Name
Drewsteignton
Collection Town
Drewsteignton
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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