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05/04/14
NC69. Drilled battleaxe, 4 7/8" L x 2 7/8" W x 2 1/8" T, Denmark, dark gray hardstone patinated to brown, COA from Western Typology Artifact Authentication Service, bit shows ancient repair along with a more recent ding, some polish on raised surface, very nice, $350.

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NC69a. Other side of the above.

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NC69b. Side view of the above.

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NC69c. Other side view.

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NC69d. Close up of the bit.

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NC69e. Side view of the bit.

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NC70. Flaked and polished celt, 3 13/16" L x 1 11/16" W x 1 1/16" T, Yonne Region, France, mottled gray flint with some residual cortex, one side is more patinated than the other, fairly sharp bit with some use wear, very nice example, $75.

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NC70a. Other side of the above.

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NC70b. Side view of the above.

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NC71. Flaked and polished celt, 4 1/2" L x 2 1/16" W x 1" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, mottled brown with some red, very symmetrical example, some bit wear, damage on bit, appears to be a mix of old and new (shows wear) but is more recent than when the celt was originally used, $65.

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NC71a. Other side of the above.

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NC71b. Side view of the above.

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NC70c. Close up showing bit damage\wear.

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NC71. Flaked celt, 4 11/16" L x 2 1/4" W x 1 1/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, mottled gray and tan (one side is more patinated than the other), very symmetrical example, some bit wear, los of use wear\damage on bit and edge does not appear to be new (shows wear) but is more recent than when the celt was originally used, $39.

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NC71a. Other side of the above.

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NC71b. Side view of the above.

04/15/14
NC72. Flaked and polished celt, 4" L x 2 1/16"" W x 1 3/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa ,mottled gray with a bit of red (looks a lot like Sonora from KY), lots of polish and slick, sharp bit, $49.

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Nc72a. Other side of the above.

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NC72b. Side view of the above.

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NC73. Flaked celt, 4 5/8" L x 1 11/16" W x 13/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, tan with red inclusions, very symmetrical example, very nice, $39.

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NC73a. Other side of the above.

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NC73b. Side view of the above.
08/03/13 NC74. Celt\adze, 2" L x 1 5/16" W x 3 /16" T, found Lake Constance area, dark green slate, these were usually set in an antler socket to help absorb impact, ex-Dr. F. Moog collection (Germany), thin and well made, sharp bit, $39.
08/03/13 NC74a. Other side of the above.
08/03/13 NC74b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC76. Flaked and polished celt, 5 3/8" L x 2 5/8" W x 1 5/8" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, glossy light gray with just a touch of red, heavily ground sides, lots of polish and a well used bit, very robust tool that just has a great feel in your hand, $125.
07/25/13 NC76a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC76b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC77. Flaked adze, 4 15/16" L x 2 1/4" W x 1 3/8" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, light brown, well made with a slightly flared bit, some use polish on bit, don't see many of these, very robust tool, $95.
07/25/13 NC77a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC77b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC78. Flaked celt, 4 7/8" L x 2 11/16" W x 1 3/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, mottled grays with some red, very symmetrical example, some bit wear, damage on bit and edge (see middle picture) does not appear to be new (shows wear) but is more recent than when the celt was originally used, $80.
07/25/13 NC78a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC78b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC79. Flaked and polished chisel, 4 1/8" L x 1 5/8" W x 5/8" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa ,mottled gray with a bit of red, heavily ground sides with lots of polish, some use wear on the bit, $79.
07/25/13 NC79a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC79b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC80. Flaked celt, 4 7/16" L x 1 13/16" W x 1 1/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, mottled grays, very symmetrical example, some use polish on bit, $69.
07/25/13 NC80a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC80b. Side view of the above.
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NC81. Flaked and polished celt, 3 15/16" L x 1 7/8" W x 7/8" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa, glossy light gray, highly polished with a steeply beveled, sharp bit, $50.

07/25/13 NC81a. Other side of the above.
07/25/13 NC81b. Side view of the above.
07/25/13 NC82. Flaked celt, 4 5/8" L x 1 5/8" W x 13/16" T, Burkina Faso, sub-Sahara Africa ,mottled gray, lots of use polish, ding on bit is old (shows polish), nice example, $39.
07/25/13 NC82a. Other side of the above
07/25/13 NC82b. Side view of the above.
05/25/10 NC83. (NC79) Fist axe, 5 1/8" L x 2 7/8" W x 2 1/16" T, France, beautiful light brown flint with tan inclusions, poll shows use as a hammer, super example that fits the hand, I like this piece! $110.
05/25/10 NC83a. (NC79a) Other side of the above.
05/25/10 NC83b. (NC79b) Side view of the above.
05/25/10 NC83c. (NC79c) Side view of the above.
12/16/09 NC84. (NC80) Flaked celt\axe, 5 7/8" L x 2 5/16" W x 1 1/8" T, found 1994 near Mesnil/Loup, France, beautiful glossy blue and white on one side and white and gray on the other. Very pretty and well made, $185.
12/16/09 NC84a. (NC80a) Other side of the above.
12/16/09 NC84b. (NC80b) Side view of the above.
09/292007 NC87. (NC84) Danish disk axe, 3 1/2" L x 2 1/16" W x 7/8" T, Denmark, mottled gray flint with a white patina, well made example, $25.
09/292007 NC87. (NC84a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC88. (NC85) Flaked celt, 7" L x 2 7/8" W x 1 7/16" T, Les 3 Maisons, Vaucouarts, Aube, France, mottle gray flint, from my personal collection, sharp bit with use polish, very symmetrical, excellent example, $425.
11/26/2006 NC88. (NC85a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC90. (NC87) Flaked celt, 5 1/8" L x 2" W x 1 3/8" T, Senonais, France, mottle grays with iron oxide staining, from my personal collection, nice big example, use wear on bit, $99.
11/26/2006 NC90a. (NC87a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC91. (NC88) Flaked celt, 4 5/8" L x 2 3/16" W x 1 1/16" T, Senonais, France, light gray flint, from my personal collection, ground edges, very nice, $85.
11/26/2006 NC91a. (NC88a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC92. (NC89) Tranchet chisel, 3 1/2" L x 1 5/8" W x 3/4" T, Yonne Region, France, various shades of gray flint, from my personal collection, fine example, $65.
11/26/2006 NC92a. (NC89a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC93. (NC90) Flaked celt, 3 3/4" L x 1 11/16" W x 1 1/16" T, Yonne Region, France, glossy mottled gray flint, very pretty, from my personal collection, $59.
11/26/2006 NC93a. (NC90a) Other side of the above.
11/26/2006 NC94. (NC91) Chopper, 3 7/16" L x 2 9/16" W x 1 11/16" T, Denmark, ex-Charles Ray, very ergonomic and from my personal collection, excellent example, $49.
11/26/2006 NC94a. (NC91a) Other side of the above.
07/30/06 NC95. (NC92) Mesolithic symmetrical core adze, 5 1/8" L x 2" W, found Koge, Isle of Sealand, Denmark, tan chert with a beautiful orange patina,  his artifacts occur  wherever core axes are found and are attributed to the Younger Maglemose Culture (8900-6400BP), the Kongemose Culture (6400-5400 BP),  and the Older Erteboelle - Ellerbek Cultres (5400-4000 BP), a fine example of an uncommon woodworking tool from the Mesolithic Period, $160.
07/30/06 NC95a. (NC92a) Side view of the above piece.
07/30/06 NC95b. (NC92b) Other side of the above piece.
05/28/05 NC96. (NC94) HOLD (MB)Adze, 3 3/4" L x 1 9/16" W, Denmark, fine grain dark green hardstone, ex- Lord MacAlpine collection, very well made with a razor bit, scarce type, from my collection, $160.
01/16/05 NC97. (NC95) Flaked axe blank, 7 1/4", from the flint mines on Lolland Island, Denmark, gray, fine large example of a scarce artifact, $150.
06/13/04 NC98. (NC96) Flaked and ground celt, 4 9/16", Denmark, gray flint, ex-Lord McAlpine collection, well polished with use wear on bit, $175.
06/13/04 NC99. (NC97) Flaked and ground chisel, 2 3/4", Denmark, light gray flint with a whitish patina, salvaged from a larger example, very nice, $35.
04/19/03 NC100 (NC36).Polished and salvaged celt/axe, 5 1/2", Denmark, light to a dark gray flint, $50.
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