Object Title

Axe

Axe

Object Number

VIII.223

Provenance

County Mayo (from British Museum object lists)

Physical Description

With very deep flanges. Flanges bent inwards. Blade broken, very rough surface.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 117 mm, width: 34 mm (max) Weight: 344 g

Associations

Places Ireland

Bibliographic References

Dillon (1910) Illustrated Guide to the Armouries, p88 (no.78)

Notes

Transferred to the British Museum in 1914, British Museum transfer number TR>78. Returned to the Royal Armouries 1988. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.78