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Maul, D62.704

Physical Description

Wooden eel maul. Rounded distal end with shallow depression in centre of flat face of rectangular elongated head. Head tapers on four sides with two wide faces and two narrow. A natural knot is exposed on one narrow side of head. a neck which tapers further on handle which has natural knot at proximal end. Handle has diagonal crack across neck adjacent to shoulder.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 125 x 715 x 90mm

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