Prehistoric, Neolithic agate Large Neolithic ax 170 x 61 mm - (1)

Description
Prehistoric, Neolithic agate Large Neolithic ax 170 x 61 mm - (1)
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr. - Niger

Large, finely worked axe made of agate.
Wonderful patina and colour.
These objects were made in the Neolithic Sahara (Tenerean) by professionals who, among other things, also made arrowheads from the same material.
Agate is especially hard and efficient as a tool.
Please see the pictures.
In very good condition, no restorations.


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The lot comes from a Belgian collection.

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Lot details
Culture
Prehistoric, Neolithic
Material
agate
Number of objects
1
Object
Large Neolithic ax 170 x 61 mm
Century/ Timeframe
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr.
Origin
Niger
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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