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This arrow was probably used for hunting large animals such as deer. Its broad blade was designed to inflict a rapid loss of blood to immobilise and catch animals. Recovered during excavations at Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries and Galloway, 1955-1966.
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l 60mm (l 2 3/8")
w 40mm (w 1 9/16")
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