Lot 1163: Viking Large Bearded Axehead
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 10th-12th century AD. A large iron axehead with triangular-section blade widening to a bevelled edge with square chin, rounded socket to the rear. 1.06 kg, 21.6cm (8 1/2"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972.
Condition Report: Extremely fine condition, professionally cleaned and conserved.