Picenian Iron Age forge

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Picenian Iron Age forge

Reconstruction made by the Italian archeologist Mauro Fiorentini.  Picenian culture (9th to 3rd Centuries b.C.).

Picenian Iron Age forge: a simple scratch on the ground allows for the fire to heat up to over 1.500° C, allowing to easily work raw iron into various artefacts.