Prehistoric, Neolithic agate Large Neolithic ax 162 x 57 mm - (1)

Prehistoric, Neolithic agate Large Neolithic ax 162 x 57 mm - (1)
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr. - West Africa

Elegant and extremely finely finished axe with intact cut made from Agate.
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 photos.
Without restorations.

Each sold lot will be provided with a certificate of authenticity.


The seller can prove that the lot was obtained legally, provenance statement seen by Catawiki.

The seller can demonstrate that the lot was obtained legally.
The lot comes from a Belgian collection.

Important information:
The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this lot.
He will arrange all possible permits required
for the shipping of this lot.
If this will take more than a few days, the buyer will be informed in a timely manner.

Lot details
Prehistoric, Neolithic
Number of objects
Large Neolithic ax 162 x 57 mm
Century/ Timeframe
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr.
West Africa
Good Condition, See Photo
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in