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Known as a bearded axe, its splayed blade shape was designed to maximise the cutting edge and minimise its overall weight. Medieval. Recovered during excavations at Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries and Galloway, 1955-1966.
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175 x 150 x 15mm
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Accession No
CAER150

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