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Hand Axe

Object Number:EU853
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Middle Acheulian (uncertain)
Provenience: England
West Suffolk
Bury St. Edmunds
Period: Middle Acheulian (uncertain)
Length: 8.2 cm
Width: 4.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913


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?

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