Wooden model ard

Accession Number
Current Location
In storage
Object Types
Model, Tool | Implements and utensils, Agricultural equipment, Plough
Number of Elements
Length: 313mm | Width: 206mm | Depth: 8mm

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A wooden model ard (a type of plough). Such items were placed in tombs. The fact that this item is very thin makes it unlikely that it was a functional item. Instead it would have been used in rituals. It was purchased by Wellcome at auction in 1928.

Last modified: 18 Feb 2021

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