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« on: September 21, 2019, 06:47:44 pm »


Archaeologists working on the island of Majorca have found a sword near a stone megalith known locally as a talayot, which were built by the still mysterious Tailiotic culture that existed on the islands of Majorca and Menorca in the Bronze Age.

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https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/world/archaeologists-pull-incredibly-well-preserved-3200-year-old-sword-from-a-rock-near-megalith-site-in-majorca/ar-AAHDHBj?OCID=ansmsnnews11



 


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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2019, 07:10:07 pm »

What a great find, and in outstanding condition considering its age. Thanks for the link - quite interesting.
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2019, 10:02:53 pm »

Cool!  I wonder what the typology is.
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