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Hand Axe

Coup-de-Poing

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Object Number:EU732
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Middle Acheulian
Provenience: England
Kent
Swanscombe
Galley Hill (uncertain)
Barnfield Pit (uncertain)
Milton Street Pit
Period: Middle Acheulian
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Coup-de-poing type. Elongated pear shape - truncated. England, Swanscombe, Galley Hill or Milton Street. Chellean or Acheulian.

Revised Card: Flint hand-axe - Lanceolate. Fractured at point. Olive colored shiny patination. Slightly rolled. England, Kent, Swanscombe, Galley Hill or Barnfield Pit. Middle Acheulian type.

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