British Neolithic Polished Stone Axe Head

Item Description

C. 4th-3rd millennium BC

A Neolithic polished stone axe head with a curved cutting edge and a tapered butt.

In the Neolithic era, a variety of tools were made from stone such as axes, used to fell trees, and to shape timber for construction. This became one of great technological developments.

A nice example and in good condition.

Provenance: From the estate of Philip Allen, 1938-2022.

Size: 102mm approx



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