A copper flat axehead from Wester Cartmore Farm, Lochgelly, Fife: a cautionary tale

Graeme Whittington (Author)

Trevor Cowie (Author)

Peter Yeoman (Author)


Keyword(s):
Copper Flat Axehead, Artefact
Period(s):
Early Bronze Age, Late Neolithic

Abstract


Records the find of a Late Neolithic/Early Bronze Age artefact from a boggy glacial depression with disturbed organic deposits. Discusses the possibility that it may have votive significance but considers it unlikely based on an examination of palynological evidence.

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Published
30-11-1999
How to Cite
Whittington, G., Cowie, T., & Yeoman, P. (1999). A copper flat axehead from Wester Cartmore Farm, Lochgelly, Fife: a cautionary tale. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 128, 95-104. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/10003
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Articles

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