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Fabric Category Bronze
Object Type Tool / Weapon::File
Fragment Noted false
Year Excavated 1999
Object Type (notes) Bronze File
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.081 m, Max. Pres Height 0.009 m, Max. Pres Width 0.002 m, Diameter of Hole 0.002 m
Condition The file is in good condition, preserving most of the original shape. A small portion of the forked end of the rasp is missing. Slight patches of light and dark green corrosion are visible on the surface of the fragment.
Description The file is divided into two sections by a decorative ring from which nine projections radiate. At the center of these projections of a small perforation. The handle is cylindrical in section and tapers to a fine point. The file itself preserves approximately 20 grooves which terminate about 0.007 m from the decorative ring. The reverse side of the file section is slightly convex.
Fabric Description Bronze
Has note
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Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
187.01 -51.0 175.0
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Catalog ID Note 19990068
Conservation Treatment Notes drybrushed; cleaned w/ scalpel; rinsed in alcohol & acetone; immersed in 3% benzotriazole in alcohol at 25 mg HG overnight; rinsed in alcohol; degreased in acetone; dried overnight in silica gel; lacquered w/ Acryloid B-48 in acetone (2 coats)
Conservation Action
Conservation Material
Conservation Treatment Date 1999-07-24
Conservation People not recorded
Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. (2012) "PC 19990068 from Europe/Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 26 North/1999, ID:364". In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed). Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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