Axe Heel Signature Normandy - Age Of Bronze 1500 BC - Ancient European Axehead. The description of this item has been automatically translated. HEEL AX FROM THE BRONZE AGE. This is an ax called "Norman type heel". The heel (a kind of stop) allows the blade to be secured to the handle.
Made of bronze, the ax is made in a mold, generally bivalve, in terracotta or stone, into which the molten metal is cast. This specimen, rough cast, is adorned on both sides with a sort of trident obtained by triangular depressions, an unusual decoration.
Heel axes were manufactured in very large quantities during a phase of the Bronze Age, known as "Medium Bronze" between 1500 and 1350 BC. This ax is called "Norman type" because this model is especially widespread in Normandy. It is decorated with arrowhead patterns.Average bronze age around 1500/1400 BC. Length: 156 mm - Very good condition - patina of excavation.
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