Hand Axe


From: England | West Suffolk | Bury St. Edmunds

Curatorial Section: European

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Object Number EU853
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Middle Acheulian (uncertain)
Provenience England | West Suffolk | Bury St. Edmunds
Period Middle Acheulian (uncertain)
Section European
Materials Flint

Original Card: Flint implement (worked flake) - Racloir, with poing. Acheulian type of retouch. England, Suffolk, Bury St. Edmunds.

Revised Card: Flint hand-axe - Oval. Shiny yellow speckled patination with bluish tinge. Retouch, of recent date, forming oblique rectilinear edge at point. England, Suffolk, Bury St. Edwards. Middle Acheulian?

Length 8.2 cm
Width 4.6 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913

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