Lot 793: Stone Age Polished Axehead
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Neolithic, 4th-2nd millennium BC. A knapped and polished flint axehead with broad curved cutting edge and narrow butt. Cf. Evans, J. The Ancient Stone Implements, Weapons and Ornaments of Great Britain, London, 1897, item 44. 279 grams, 12.5cm (5"). Property of an East Anglian gentleman; previously in a 1970s collection.
Condition Report: Extremely fine condition.