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Antique Medieval Viking Battle Axe Head 10th-11th century A.D.

Antique Medieval Viking Battle Axe Head 10th-11th century A.D.


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Authentic antique Medieval Viking battle axe head circa 10th-11th century A.D. The slender axe head flaring to the slightly curved edge, eared socket with oval aperture and flat rectangular poll.

CONDITION: Excavated

MEASUREMENTS:

Overall length: 19.5 cm (8 1/2 inches)

Cutting edge: 5.2 cm (2.05 inches)

Weight: 713 grams

PROVENANCE: A similar Viking battle axe is published in the Bonhams catalog: Antique Arms, Armor, and Modern Sporting Guns, June 2, 2009, San Francisco, lot 3001, with the title "Viking battle axe head 11th century". It was sold for US$ 3,217. Please see the link below.

https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/17104/lot/3001/?c...

We will provide the buyer with a copy of the page from the mentioned reference together with a certificate of authenticity.