British Mesolithic flint tranchet axeM21
A dark grey flint tranchet axe, also known as a Thames Pick, of typical elongated form with a lentoid body.
British, Mesolithic, c. 10th to 4th Millennium BC
16.2 x 5.5 cms
Minor chipping to one end otherwise intact as shown with a smooth rolled river patina
Ex. private collection, Sussex, UK; acquired early to mid 20th Century.
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