Lot 1648: Viking Swinging Macehead
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 11th-12th century AD. A large iron macehead, shaped points across the surface, punch decorated on the main surfaces; with wide loop for attachment. 422 grams, 70mm (2 3/4"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972.
Condition Report: Very fine condition. Rare.