Lot 1652: Viking Pierced Bearded Axehead
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. An iron axehead with triangular-section narrow blade widening to a broad bevelled edge with square chin, socket with short lateral flanges and rectangular panel to the rear. 473 grams, 15cm (6"). Property of a German gentleman; acquired on the European art market in the 1990s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.