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The Iron Age

Domestic

Meat Hook

Period:
Iron Age
Description:

The prongs of this fork are curved and still quite sharp . This fairly elaborate piece of metalwork's purpose is not known for certain but it has been suggested that it may have been a meat hook.

Materials/Media:
iron
Dimensions:
L 470mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
AR/C24
Digital Number:
EAAH009n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council