Flat Axes Research Paper

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Source D is a drawing of flat axes, I concluded this as the drawings look similar to the development of hand-axes. This provides a typological sequence as through the ‘Darwinian theory’ of evolution, archaeologists applied the rule of “like goes with like” forming a rough chronological sequence. I believe these axes to be from Bronze Age Britain between 2500 to 800 BC because they’re made from copper-alloy, this could be bronze-copper alloy as it was a common alloy used. These drawings show the development of axes, the first drawing is the least developed of the axes and is therefore the oldest, the flat axes in the beginning resembled the flint axes but later developed flares, flanges and a ridge. The society that produced these axes were
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