European pierced stone axe-hammerM118
A coarse-grained gabroic stone axe-hammer with a pierced body.
South East Europe, Bulgaria, reputedly found near Pasvalior, 4th to 2nd Millennium BC
10.4 x 5.1 cms
Some chips as shown in the photographs
Ex. private collection, Yorkshire, UK; acquired late 20th Century
Accompanied by the former collector’s notes and scientific analysis of the stone composition.
A label on one side reads: “Pasvalior, Daugrnai”