Bronze Age swords bear the marks of skilled fighters

May 1, 2020 - General

Warriors during the Bronze Age used their weapons in skillful ways that would have required lots of training in specific techniques, researchers say. 
An example of the damage caused by one of the replica swords
[Credit: Bronze Age Combat Team/Hotspur School of Defence]

A team led by Newcastle University examined thousands of marks on Bronze Age swords and staged experimental fights using replica weapons to better understand how…

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