M43 French Acheulean hand-axe £450

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A brown flint hand axe with a leaf-shaped body.

France, Palaeolithic, Acheulean; found in the grounds of Chateau de Rose Heyte, Espiens, Lot-et-Garonne in 1893.

Intact as seen in the photographs

Size: 12.7 x 8.4 cms

Ex. private collection, Morlaix, France; formerly in a 19th Century French collection.

Old collection labels as seen in the photographs