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Sickle

Unknown-1800/-0600

Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

Flint sickles were not used to cut grass, grain, or reeds. Analysis of the traces of wear on the flint has demonstrated that they were used to cut sods – material for building houses, among other things.

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Details

  • Title: Sickle
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: -1800/-0600
  • Location: Andijk, Nederland
  • Physical Dimensions: h17.2 cm
  • Datering: 1800-600 BC
  • Afmetingen: lengte: 17,2 cm
  • Type: sickle
  • External Link: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
  • Medium: flint

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