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Wonderful Danish Neolithic Battleaxe with double edge, 2300-2000 BC

Wonderful Danish Neolithic Battleaxe with double edge, 2300-2000 BC


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1399491
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A rare and exceptional type of Battleaxe, according to Brøndsted dating to the latest fase of the battleaxes, ca. 2300-2000 BC.

Elaborately made axe with outswayed double blades, finely polished to imitate the copper battleaxes of early European bronzeage. Also called a Helbard type.

Size: 14 cm. long and 6,2 cm over the blade.

Condition: Choice, very nice for type with original patina, small irrigularity at edge is ancient and of no importance.

Provenance. In many Danish Private Collections, since the 1960s.

This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped outside Denmark. The license will be issued after sale - estimated delivery of the item with official license is 2-4 weeks after the sale.