Object Title

Pollaxe

Pollaxe

Date

1450-1499

Object Number

VII.1578

Physical Description

Head consista of a four-sided hammer and bec-de-corbin of solid construction. Very short langets, fixed to the haft by two rivets. The top spikeis missing. Octagonal modern haft and shoe.

Featured in

Hundred Years War

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of head: 173 mm (6.8 in), Width of hammer face: 38 mm (1.5 in)

Associations

Places Europe