M43 Swanscombe ovate flint hand axe £450

 


A small grey flint ovate hand axe with a pale brown patina.

British, Swanscombe, c. 400,000 BC

Intact as shown, some very minor later chips

Size: 9.5 x 7.5 cms

Ex. collection: Dr Hugh Alderson Fawcett (1891-1982), UK.

Various ink and pencil inscriptions on both sides.

Please note that this item would require an export license to leave the UK. This can be arranged on behalf of a buyer at no extra cost though with some delay to shipping.