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A pair of good sized Paleolithic Neanderthal flint flake knife tools, France 1960's (L2)
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Paleolithic period c.50,000 B.C. A pair of good sized Paleolithic Neanderthal flint flake knife tools found in the 1950's/60's in Central France and from an old French collection amassed in the 1950's/60's. Both large flakes with flattish underside, worked on upper surface with a defined medial ridge and blade struck away either side of the ridge. Both tools intact and in good condition, one with pleasant creamy yellow surface patina and the other a buff coloured patina, some gentle surface smoothing from the millennia buried in the Earth. A pleasing and reasonably priced pair pair of Neanderthal flint hand tools, c.80mm long each x c.40mm wide x 10-15mm at thickest, tapering to blade edges c.2-3mm