Native American Carved Stone Axe Head. Overall Size: 3" X 11". This stone tool could be used to make wooden bowls and other objects. It is made of granite, and measures 11 inches long and three quarter inches wide. When you hold it, you can feel the natural wear from its many years of use.
The form of a stone axe was created by pecking with a hard hammerstone. Began to appear early in the. Archaic period, made from hard igneous or metamorphic rocks. Cobbles with small shallow cupped.
Depressions, called anvil stones or nutting stones, also came into use during the Archaic period. Discarded ground stone tools sometimes later became convenient raw material for use in stone boiling. Lining roasting pits, or ringing hearths, thus ending their useful life as fire cracked rocks. The item "Antique INDIAN ARTIFACT Native American STONE AXE Head 1 of 24" is in sale since Wednesday, July 26, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\Pre-1600\Artifacts".The seller is "sjtreasures" and is located in Lakeland, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.