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Hand ax

Period: Lower Paleolithic, Acheulean (1m.a. - 400,000 years)

Species: Homo ergaster

Material: Quartzite

Lithic industry: Mode 2 (Acheulean)

Carving type: Elliptical

Origin: Algeria, Sahara NW Africa

Measurements: 117 x 72 x 26mm / 4.61" x 2.83" x 1.02"

Weight: 226g / 0.499lb

Description: Piece 100% natural, without restoration, repair or painting.

Beautiful surface polished by the desert wind over millennia.


This piece will travel insured in a safety package to arrive in perfect condition.

Elliptical quartzite hand ax

SKU: B32
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