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Hand Axe

Coup-de-Poing

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Object Number:EU678A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Paleolithic
Provenience: England
Kent
Swanscombe
Barnfield Pit
Milton Street Pit
Period: Paleolithic
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - coup-de-poing type. Long, chisel-like

Revised Card: Flint hand-axe - Roughly oval, with rectilinear edge at point. Gray flint. Small portion of one face patinated a light olive yellow.

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