Prehistoric hand axe, SEM

Prehistoric hand axe, SEM

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Caption: Prehistoric flint hand axe, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). This is the edge of a flint axe, which has been sharpened to a fine point. This type of tool was used for a variety of tasks, including butchering animals, cutting wood and hunting. Magnification: x400 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.

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Keywords: anthropological, anthropology, axe, blade, coloured, cutting edge, edge, false-coloured, flint, fossil man, hand axe, historical, history, hominid, hominids, hominin, palaeoanthropology, palaeontology, paleoanthropology, paleontology, prehistoric, prehistory, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sem, sharp, sharpened, stone tool

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