Bronze Age tanged dagger

Photo: Bristol City Council CC BY SA2.0
Object type: Dagger
Period: Bronze Age
Primary material: Copper alloy
Date found: 05/09/2021
Location: Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire


A cast Bronze Age tanged dagger dating to c1300 – 900 BC. The PAS record suggests that the knife was deliberately bent prior to deposition. It is a Find of Note: Regional Importance.