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haft

The handle of a tool.
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As wooden hafts of bronze items are rarely preserved, the three new finds from Estonia have given an extraordinary possibility to study the wood chosen for hafting and AMS date it to compare the results to axe typochronology.
The axe should be much thicker on the blade side of the stop bar than the hafting side.