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Artifact ID BC 0602/284
Class flat
Material copper-base
Site Ban Chiang BC
Period Late Period

Alloy: bronze or copper
Where Cut: cross section
How Mounted: cross-section mounted cut side up
Structure: As-cast.
Metallographic description: Mildly cored dendritic structure with heavy corrosion. No sign of second phase. Some non-metallic inclusions, some of which are cuprite. No sign of mechanical deformation.

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