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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: Tonsilloid

Origin: Algeria, Sahara NW Africa

Measures: 119 x 69 x 37mm / 4.69" x 2.72" x 1.46"

Weight: 287g / 0.632lb

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.

Quartzite amygdaloid hand ax

SKU: B34
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