Stone Age Danish Neolithic Knapped Flint Axe


Circa 3rd millennium B.C. In veined amber-coloured flint, bifacially knapped with convex cutting edge tapering with squared sides and butt; likely from the early Single Grave culture. See Madsen, A. P., Antiquités Préhistoriques du Danemark, Copenhagen, 1872, pl.26, 1. 750 grams, 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.). Found Sealand, Denmark.From the private collection of a County Durham, UK, gentleman. [No Reserve]


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