Lot 1164: Viking Large Long Axehead
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 10th-12th century AD. An iron axehead with narrow blade, curved edge, lozenge wings to the socket. 896 grams, 21cm (8 1/4"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972.
Condition Report: Extremely fine condition, cleaned and conserved.