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Accession_Number L.2016.3.32
adlib_title Metal horn
Shape Horn
Shape_description Small, relatively heavy metal horn; hollow inside. Moulded bulges line up along the curved body, probably to sketch the natural form, and lead to the rounded tip. Four holes surround the upper part of the horn (actually the end attached to the head). The horn ends with a flat rim.
Material Metal
Fabric
Fabric_description Very dark bronze-like lustre
Munsell_color
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Complete and intact. Whitish-grey deposits on interior.
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Beazley_DB
Height 4.5 (Length from tip to outer rim)
Diameters Rim 1.8; tip 0.4
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Location Ure Museum
Edited_by Julia
Date_edited 08.06.2016
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