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Auction Closes At: 11:01:01 07/14/2023
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 002. Late Acheulian Hand Axe
Estimate: $600-$900
Current High Bid: $250.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $250.00

Category: Antiquities
Sub Category: --
Culture or Country: Ouaraga, Algerian Sahara, North Africa.
Period: Lower Paleolithic period, ca. 200,000 B.P.
Size: 6”H.

Description: A large, coarse flint, hand axe of somewhat more slender form than usual. Medium brown and tan patina, well sandblasted by wind and sand, referred to as “desert varnish”. Ancient chip on very tip, else intact and exc. cond. Custom mount.
Provenance: Collection of Edmund Bourke, MD., Yonkers, NY. Acquired Arte Primitivo, auct. 50, lot 270, previously acquired about 1995, ex. Royal-Athena Gallery, NYC. Scan of Gregory Perino authentication paper accompanies.
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International: $100.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Late Acheulian Hand Axe

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. loo $250.00 1 7/14/2023 1:09:55 AM
2. looksharper $200.00 1 7/12/2023 1:14:40 PM
3. Krazmanian $77.00 1 7/11/2023 10:43:22 AM
4. Primigenius $50.00 1 7/10/2023 10:35:33 AM

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