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Prehistoric hand ax

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

Species: Homo ergaster

Material: Quartzite

Lithic industry: Mode 2 (Acheulean)

Cut type: Amygdaloid

Location: Argelia, Sáhara NW África

Measurements: 107 x 66 x 31 mm / 4,21" x 2,6" x 1,22"

Weight: 195 g / 0,430 lb

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

Beautiful surface polished by the desert wind over millennia.

Possibility of adding a custom iron display base for €8 more (highly recommended).

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

Spatulated quartzite biface

SKU: B63
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