Danube Virtual Museum

Axe

Title: Axe
Site: Vinča
Location/Region: Vinča, Belgrade
Chrolonology: 8000 BC - 4000 BC
Museum: Military Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Period: Neolithic
Epoch: Early Stone Age
Culture: Vinča
Closer Dating: 2nd millennium BC
Material: Stone
Dimensions: L 15 cm
Production Technique: Polishing
Bibliography: M. Peković, Arheološka zbirka Vojnog muzeja u Beogradu / Archaeological Collection of the Military Museum in Belgrade. Beograd 2006.

Description

Ax of an oval shaped distal end and partially damaged. The proximal end is blunt. The extended part is perforated for a handle.