Hand Axe



From: England | Kent | Swanscombe | Galley Hill

Curatorial Section: European

View All (3) Object Images

Object Number EU718D
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Middle Acheulian
Provenience England | Kent | Swanscombe | Galley Hill
Period Middle Acheulian
Section European
Materials Flint

Original Card: Flint Implement - coup-de-poing type. Same as EU717

Revised Card: Flint Hand-Axe - Lanceolate. Large portion of cortex remaining on one face. Yellow olive shiny patination. Frost fractures.

Length 8.7 cm
Width 5.9 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913

Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.