A superb large Middle Bronze Age Palstave axe with a shield shaped motif/decoration in. Front of the stop ridge on both sides. Size; measuring 164 mm long, 6.5 inches.Date; approx 3000 - 3400 years old. In good condition with sound metal and an aged patina which looks very nice and is close to bare metal over much of the surface; possibly was cleaned on finding a considerable time ago. With some general wear; see photos.
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I use recycled packaging where possible. Thanks for visiting, please call again for my handy handles, toys, tins and antiques. The item "SPLENDID RARE LARGE BRONZE AGE PALSTAVE AXE 3000 PLUS YEARS OLD weapon ref181" is in sale since Monday, December 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Prehistoric".
The seller is "elegant-handles-and-antiques" and is located in Axminster, Devon. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.