Axe card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Axe

1973.2.249a

Currently not on display

Information

Miniature axe of polished stone. MacGregor collection label stuck to the surface with red printed number 3262. Auction label stuck to the other side. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Chipped, worn, surface dirt, two labels adhered to surface. Purchased by Mr Wilkes for Sir Henry Wellcome at Sotheby's London, 26 June - 6 July 1922 (MacGregor collection) Lot 1108/7: "Seven others [Wedges or Model Axe-heads, in various hard stones, polished] in various stones, all interesting specimens".