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Rare Antique 15th â 16th century Islamic War Axe Mamelu

Rare Antique 15th – 16th century Islamic War Axe Mamelu


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Rare antique 15th – 16th century Islamic war axe, Mameluke or Turkish Ottoman. This ax made of hand forged steel, with its distinctively large crescent-shaped blade, back-head with shaped square hammer, is typical of those carried by the Mamluks of Egypt and Syria and the Ottomans Turks in the late fifteenth to early sixteenth century.

REFERENCES:

1. Die Türckische Cammer. By Holger Schuckelt. Page 151, No141.

2. Prunkwaffen. Waffen und Rüstungen aus dem historischen Museum Dresden. By Johannes Schöbel. Page 235, No163.

3. Schätze aus 1001 Nacht - Faszination Morgenland. By Meinrad Maria Grewenig. Page 82.

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 20.3 cm (8 in). High of the blade: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in).

CONDITION: Pitted, edge notched.

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