Early Bronze Age flanged axehead

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Object type: Axe
Period: Bronze Age
Primary material: Copper alloy
Date found: 05/04/2022
Location: Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf


A near-complete cast copper alloy developed axehead of Needham’s Class 4E dating to c. 1900BC – 1600BC. It has been designated a Find of Note: Regional Importance.