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Early metal artefacts

Fringed axe head, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

Fringed axe head, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

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Lame de couteau, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

Lame de couteau, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

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Copper arrow, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

Copper arrow, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

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Flat blade, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

Flat blade, 3rd/2nd millennia BC.

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Notice

Material
Metals
Type
Tools and weapons
Details
Copper tools often show signs of heavy corrosion. The tools include flat blades, arrowheads, axe heads, fringed axes, awls and blades of varying shapes and lengths.  |
Red List
Red List of Afghanistan Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Afghanistan
Period
Pre-Islamic