A Neolithic polished black hardstone axe found in Kent, c. 2000 B.C.

A Neolithic polished black hardstone axe found in Kent, c. 2000 B.C.

Code: 2577

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Description: A polished black hardstone axe with ground convex cutting edge, pointed butt, and with a symmetrical posterior taper. Some small chips to the cutting edge and the mid-body roughened but a nice example. An attached label gives the find spot as near Stuppington, Canterbury, Kent, but the axe probably of continental origin.

Size: 102 mm/4 ins. in length

Culture: Neolithic

Date: c. 2000 B.C.

Provenance: Ex West Sussex private collection.