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Fifteen assorted nails including 13 handmade nails. Found at Otumoetia Pa, Tauranga.
0102/99/1 - Hand made, square in cross-section.
/2 - Hand made, bent, square in head and cross-section, tapers to wedge-shaped point.
/3 - Hand made, square head and cross-seciton of shaft, bent to L shape.
/4 - Bent to J shape, hand made.
/5 - Hand made, four-sided conical head, square shaft in cross-section, tapenrs to wedge shaped point.
/5 - Remnant, hand made.
/6 - Hand made, square conical head; square cross-section of shaft tapering to wedge shaped point.
/8 - Hand made, bent, square coical head and square cross-section of shaft finishing in wedge shaped point.
/9 - Hand made wouth rounded, square conical head; shaft is square with wedge shaped point.
/10 - Hand made with square, conical head and square shaft with wedge shaped point.
/11 - Hand made, head fashioned by widening one side of end of shaft; flat in cross-section, wedge shaped point.
/12 - Hand made; flat in cross-section.
/13 Hand made; flat cross section; head fashioned by widening one side of end of shaft.
/14 - Nail, circular in cross section; brad-head.
/15 - Bent to form J shape; brad-head.
Accession number
0102/99
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