Axe card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Axe

1973.2.249f

Currently not on display

Information

Miniature axe of polished stone. MacGregor collection label stuck to the surface with handwritten number 3277a in black ink; and also on this side the stone is marked in ink 3277a. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Chipped, worn, surface dirt, label 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".