Reaping Hook

1924.02.0151

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Artifact Identification Reaping Hook   (1924.02.0151)
Classification Materials T&E : Agricultural T&E : Harvesting Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, France, Doubs Department or Doubs River, Doubs
Period/Date Late Middle - Late Bronze Age, 1400– 900 BC
Culture N/A
Location On Exhibitin the Central Core exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 14.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 143 g
Measuring Remarks The second measurement is the width of the object at the center of the arc.
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Forging--Cold
Munsell Color Information brown ( R - Y 3/5 Y R ) -ns Dark Green ( Hue 2.5 G 3/4) -ns

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Baudon Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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