European Neolithic 'Pecked and Ground' Axe-Hammer 026116

European Neolithic 'Pecked and Ground' Axe-Hammer 026116
Rare European Neolithic ‘Pecked and Ground’ Axe-Hammer
Diorite, 440 grams, 1100 mm. Circa 3,000 BC. A highly unusual, partially finished battle axe-hammer in a grey-green diorite, showing original pecked blank and the preliminary grinding stage, rare thus. Reference: McAlpine, Lord A. Antiquities from Europe and the Near East 1987, p.74. Provenance: property of a Gentleman; acquired in the 1970s.

£175.00  
  

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