London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A NEOLITHIC STONE AXE HEAD
3RD-2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.
With tapering ends; a stone disc ring; another stone axe head, both 3rd-2nd millennium B.C., 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) long max; a large group of Egyptian flint arrowheads and tools; an Egyptian black Nile silt ware vessel, the burnished body of ovoid form, with small flattened base and flaring rim, Naqada II, circa 4000-3000 B.C., 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high; and a Predynastic slate heart-shaped palette with suspension loop, 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high(a lot)
Formerly in the Maurice Nahman collection (1868-1948).
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