Object Title

Axe

Axe

Object Number

VIII.226

Physical Description

Smooth surface and flat butt. Long straight blade. Flat sides.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 64 mm, width: 40 mm (max), depth: 20 mm (max) Weight: 106 g

Associations

Places Unknown

Bibliographic References

Hewitt, J (1859) Official Catalogue of the Tower Armouries, p1 (no.19). Dillon (1910) Illustrated Guide to the Armouries, p89 (no.6)

Notes

Transferred to the British Museum in 1914, British Museum transfer number TR.6. Returned to the Royal Armouries 1988. 1859-1890 Armouries number I.18. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.19