Copper "Oxhide" Ingot, Uluburun Shipwreck

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Mark Cartwright
by Martin Bahman
published on 11 September 2017
Copper

A copper "oxhide" ingot from the Bronze Age Uluburun shipwreck, 1330-1300 BCE. The ship sank off the coast of Lycia and contained, amongst other cargo, ten tons of copper ingots. (Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, Turkey)

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Bahman, M. (2017, September 11). Copper "Oxhide" Ingot, Uluburun Shipwreck. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/7262/

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Bahman, Martin. "Copper "Oxhide" Ingot, Uluburun Shipwreck." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 11, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/7262/.

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Bahman, Martin. "Copper "Oxhide" Ingot, Uluburun Shipwreck." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 11 Sep 2017. Web. 19 Jun 2019.

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