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Auction Closes At: 10:13:00 05/22/2018
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 271. Egyptian Paleolithic Axe
Estimate: $600-$900
Current High Bid: $1,800.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,800.00

Category: Antiquities
Sub Category: --
Culture or Country: Nile Valley, Egypt.
Period: Dynasty “0”, ca. 300,000-150,000 B.P.
Size: 7”L. x 3-7/8”W.

Description: Triangular shaped paleolithic axe having an upper “handle” of the original flint skin. Worked blades are bifacially knapped and pressure flaked to sharpened edges. A few minor edge flakes, else exc. cond. Custom metal display base. A beautiful example.
Provenance: Ex. Tim Hunt collection, NYC. Ex. Arte Primitivo, NYC. Deaccessioned from The Heckscher Museum of Art, Long Island, NY. Ex. Robert de Rustafjaell collection, acquired prior to 1909. Partial collection # label “08”.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $100.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Egyptian Paleolithic Axe

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Milkman $1,800.00 1 5/22/2018 9:59:39 AM
2. hkw $1,200.00 1 5/22/2018 5:46:37 AM
3. antiquitycrazy $1,700.00 1 5/18/2018 4:30:29 PM
4. pineknot $1,000.00 1 5/18/2018 5:26:00 PM
5. pineknot $900.00 1 5/18/2018 5:22:46 PM

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