Finds 1645

Main Information
Finds ID 1645
Site Knossos
Area ID 656 settlement
Research event excavation: research Knossos Throne-Room/South-West Wing/West-Court 1987
Finds type small finds
Small finds category tool
Small finds type Axe
Botany species
Animal remains species
Animal remains completeness None
Animal remains part
Lithics technology
Lithics industry
Lithics cores and preparation
Lithics retouched tools
Lithics unretouched tools
Lithics raw material
Obsidian None
Obsidian amount None
Pottery form
Pottery detail
Pottery decoration
Pottery type None
Confidence None
Comment green-grey axes made of metamorphic volcanic rock (from Siteia-area: Achladia and Skopi), comparable to axes in the vicinity of Palaikastro; one granodiorite axe (material from the Mirabello-Bay) was found that was probably used for chopping wood.