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Megalitic Iron objects

Megalitic Iron object excavated  from Anakkara, Palakkad (district)-(2008-2009)
Iron object:Iron technology was well developed in the iron age .The megalitic people produced several types of iron objects such as swords ,daggers ,cutting tools ,chisels,axes and lamps.iron implements also enabled them to cut the trees and cultivate in the forest areas .the source of iron in Kerala has been the locally available laterite .The frequency of swords indicates that warfare played an important aspect of there life