Small Bronze Age Socketed Axe Head

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Object Description

An extremely well-preserved European Bronze Age socketed axe head cast in bronze featuring a side loop and a hollow shaft which would have been attached to a wooden haft. The casting seam is visible above and below where the two halves have been joined. Beautiful green patination covering the surface.

Date: Circa 3200-600 BC

Object Literature

For a similar item, The British Museum, item number 1966,1208.3

Object Condition

Very good condition. Complete and intact.

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    x D:7.7 centimeters

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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
London
SW1Y 4AA

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