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Dagger: GR.5t.1939

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Current Location: Gallery 22 (Cypriot)

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Description

Model of dagger

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.183 m

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Stewart, J. R.

Dating

Early Cypriot
Bronze Age
-2200 BCE - -2101 BCE

Components of the work

Guards Depth 0.038 m
Hilt Width 0.059 m

Materials used in production

Clay

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.5t.1939
Primary reference Number: 69472
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 5 December 2022 Last processed: Monday 5 December 2022

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

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