Axe card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Axe

1973.2.246b

Currently not on display

Information

Miniature axe of polished stone. MacGregor collection label stuck to the surface with red printed number 1776. Auction sticker on the other side. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Chipped, worn, labels adhered to surface. Purchased by Mr Wilkes for Sir Henry Wellcome at Sotheby's London, 26 June - 6 July 1922 (MacGregor collection) Lot 1105/5: "Five interesting specimens of Wedges or Model Axe-heads, in various hard stones, polished".