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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 51

    A GERMAN AXE-HEAD

    17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN AXE-HEAD
    17TH/18TH CENTURY
    Of heavy construction, with near-straight cutting edge formed with an angular beard at the bottom and drawn-up to a point, socket, and struck with a series of decorative marks and acorn marks: on later wooden haft
    11in (28cm) head


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