Lot 813: Stone Age Knapped Sickle
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Neolithic, 4th-3rd millennium BC. A bifacially knapped sickle with curved back, squared butt and curved cutting edge; the edge serrated, showing wear polish; in a grey-black flint with matrix. 88 grams, 14.5cm (5 3/4"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.