A sturdy polished axe with an 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.
No restorations, some tiny chips visible in the photo due to colour difference.
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- Prehistoric, Neolithic
- Number of objects
- Large Neolithic polished ax 141 x 72 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr.
- West Africa
- Good Condition, See Photo