Tyne and Wear HER(381): North Hylton, axe hammer - Details
North Hylton, axe hammer
Tools and Equipment
The Butt end of a perforated stone axe, in fine-grained greenstone is described by Miket in 1984 as surviving to max. length 86 mm, max. width 75 mm and max. thickness 41 mm. The provenance of this object is obscure.
<< HER 381 >> R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 61, and fig. 19, no. 5.1