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27 Pounds of Copper Age Axe and Hammer Heads is the Largest European Hoard of its Kind

January 12, 2019 - General
The hoard of copper axe and axe hammer heads from the 5th millennium BC is said to be Europe’s largest Chalcolithic find of its kind.

Ancient societies’ ability to manufacture metal objects was critical in the development of civilization. This is why any finds of metallic goods or tools from the prehistoric past is so important for our understanding of our ancestors. 


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