SOLD Antique Medieval Viking battle axe head 10th-11th century A.D.

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Authentic Antique Medieval Viking battle axe head. Circa 10th-11th century A.D. the slender axe head flaring to the slightly curved edge. Eared socket with oval aperture and flat, rectangular poll.

Condition: Excavated

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 21.5 cm (8 1/2 in)

A similar Viking battle axe is published in the Bonhams catalogue: Antique Arms ,Armor and Modern Sporting Guns 2 June,2009 San Francisco lot 3001, Title: Viking battle axe head 11th century, at a price of $ 1,000-1,500.

We will provide the buyer with a copy of the page from the mentioned reference together with a certificate of authenticity.