Period: ESA, Early Stone Age, Paleolithic, Acheuleen
Site: Erg Murzuq, Anya Pass, Libya
Size: 175 x 81 x 46 mm
Age: approx. 800 - 300 ka
A superb ancient Faustkeil / biface / hand axe of the "Hacheraux" type from the Early Stone Age. A very rough, bifacially worked original find in very good condition with beautiful desert patina. Finds from this site are rarely on the market.