Lot 1574: Medieval Central European Axehead with Cross and Maker's Marks
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 15th-17th century AD. A substantial iron axe head with pentagonal-section flared socket, broad blade with curved edge, stamped to one face with 'FA' and 'WR' border of pellets and arcs, cross on Calvary with fronds, 'M' and 'S'. 1.9 kg, 31cm (12 1/4"). From a private collection; formed 1965-1975.
Condition Report: Fine condition.