Three Danish Neolithic Flint Axes

A group of three Danish Neolithic flint axes of trapezoidal form with thick tapered blades.

Denmark.
Ca. 5000 - 3000 BC.
Maximum length: 10 in. (26 cm).

Stone axes were important tools and trade items in Neolithic Europe. Polished stone axes, which are more durable than flaked axes, were essential for clearing forests during the Neolithic period, when crop and livestock farming were first introduced into Europe.

Formerly in a Danish private collection.
Inv#: 7952
Guaranteed Authentic

$5,000

Related Items

Danish Neolithic Stone Double Axe

$5,000

Swiss Neolithic Antler and Flint Chisel

$3,000

Danish Neolithic Stone Axe

$4,500

View our finest curated Selected Works and our current Online Exhibition.