Prehistoric, Neolithic green jasper Neolithic knife 96 x 53 mm - (1)

Prehistoric, Neolithic green jasper Neolithic knife 96 x 53 mm - (1)
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr. - West Africa

Asymmetric knife made from green jasper, based on a flake, about 4500-6000 years old originating from northern Niger. Very fine retouch along the edge, patinated shiny by wind erosion. Some recent fractures along the edge, visible to the difference in patina and colour (See photos), otherwise in good condition.

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Lot details
Prehistoric, Neolithic
green jasper
Number of objects
Neolithic knife 96 x 53 mm
Century/ Timeframe
Tenere-cultuur, 5200/2500 v. Chr.
West Africa
Good Condition, See Photo
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