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Sword: GR.132f.1908

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Description

Sword

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.005 m
Width: 0.045 m

Find spot

  • Cyprus

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1908) by Wace, A. J. B., Professor

Dating

Early Cypriot
Middle Cypriote
Bronze Age
-2100 BCE - 1601 -1601 BCE

Materials used in production

Bronze

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.132f.1908
Primary reference Number: 68445
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 December 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Sword" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/68445 Accessed: 2021-11-30 18:39:45

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