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Metal Summary

Metal Summary
Locus # of Finds
1 1
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 8
6 0
Baulk Trim 1

There were several metal finds in CB 54. Most of the metal recovered was bronze (7 of the 9 pieces). There was a single modern piece of bronze recovered in locus 1 the humus layer. Most were amorphous pieces of bronze (4 pieces), however several had discernible shapes: a tack head (20120028), a bronze pin fragment ( 20120039

20120039
), and another bronze pin fragment ( 20120045
20120045
). The other metal recovered was an iron nail head ( 20120035
20120035
) and a large iron fragment ( 20120061
20120061
). All the rest of the metal finds came from locus 5 which appears to have been an erosional fill from higher up on the hill. While these finds help demonstrate that metal was in use at Poggio Civitate, they prove little else in terms of metal working in CB 54.

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Andrew J. Carroll. "AJC III (2012-07-29):149-150; Metal Summary from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate B/Civitate B 54/2012, ID:648". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/c1e884a9-54fd-4292-abdb-038ad6d2bdfb>

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