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Dr Thomas Boyle Grierson

Looped Spearhead, Tinwald

Period:
Bronze Age
Description:
From the collection of Dr Grierson, this leaf shaped spearhead has two prominent hooks, one on either side of the base. The spearhead is constructed from a hollow circular shaft which tapers to the tip becoming diamond shaped near the blade section. It is believed to be from the Middle Bronze Age, and was discovered in Tinwald Parish.
Dimensions:
120mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
1965.674
Digital Number:
RPD0081


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