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Sir John Evans's Collections of Artefacts


Bronze Age Horse Bit

Country of Origin: Ireland

Description: Copper alloy horse bit.

Dimensions: 5.1cm length

Object Period: Bronze Age

Provenance: Armagh, Ireland

Museum Accession No.: AN1927.2906

Aquisition History: Found in 1862. Acquired by Sir John Evans and presented to the Ashmolean by Sir Arthur Evans in 1927.

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