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Metal in the New Kingdom (about 1550-1069 BC)

In this period bronze becomes the most common metal for tools, weapons and metal objects of daily use, though copper is still widespread.

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fishings hooks
a dagger

tools and weapons (click on the pictures to see the archaeological context)

cosmetic tool

vessels (unprovenanced) - click on the pictures to see a larger image

Radwan 1983: 139, no. 394
a metal rhyton

compare: jewellery, axes, spear head


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