Prehistoric Paleolithic Mousterian Axe- Celt 90,000–35,000 B.C.
Prehistoric Paleolithic Mousterian hand Axe- Celt, of the Homo Neanderthals. Dating to the Middle Paleolithic, France. Circa 90,000–35,000 B.C.
An impressive, heavy and very nicely worked hand axe painstakingly knapped from attractive toffee / honey color flint, it shows the finest skilled workmanship in its profile and flaking
This hand axe is specifically designed to fit in the right hand and features a highly intelligent design.
PROVENANCE: From the old Canadian collection
CONDITION: Showing its age and usage, with age patina, the calcified mineral deposits, strongly visible on the surface of the blade, are strong and excellent indicators of the authenticity of this piece. no repairs or restorations.
Please notice that the pictures in the listing are part of the description of the condition of the object.
Approximate overall length: 12.3 (4 27⁄32inches)
Approximate width at the widest point: 6 cm (2.36 inches)
WEIGHT: 179 grams (6.31 ounces)