Riches of Clare Exhibition - Earth collect, preserve, interpret and display the material culture relating to the history of County Clare, both in the museum building and online,
as an educational resource and a socially inclusive cultural service for the people of Clare and visiting tourists.

Bronze Dagger

Short dagger-like blades such as this one from Gortaclare, County Clare, date from the end of the Early Bronze Age and were probably used as stabbing weapons.

Ref: 1967:106

Photograph appears courtesy of the National Museum of Ireland

Bronze Dagger 1967:106
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