Bronze Age Celtic Axe Head

GBP 325.00

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Object Description

A fine bronze Celtic socketed axe head with a rectangular body, expanding to a slightly convex cutting edge. A single pronounced ridge runs across the top and bottom of the axe, from where the two sides have been connected, fading into the uneven blade. A small loop has been attached on the lower part of the axe and would have been used to secure the axe head to a wooden shaft.

Date: Circa 10th – 9th century BC

Object Condition

Very good condition. Beautiful green patination covers the surface.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:8.8 x H:4.9 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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