University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-218-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Late Bronze Age
Provenience: Netherlands
Horn (Netherlands)
Period: Late Bronze Age
Date Made: 999-700 BC
Early Date: -1000
Late Date: -699
Length: 13.1cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Rijsmuseum Van Oudheden te Leiden, 1912
Other NumberLeiden GL.63 - Collector Number
10 - Other Number


Cast bronze socketed axehead. Complete, slighty corroded, badly worn at cutting edge, outline rectangular and flaring toward edge; rectangular in section at socket, thinning to cutting -edge. Loop handle perpendicular to and placed near socket. Sand molding evident near opening. Southeastern type.


[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 176View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Other] Unknown Source. MASCA Metallurgy Samples Box File. View Objects related to this

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