Object Title

Axe

Axe

Date

1750-1854

Object Number

VIII.149

Physical Description

With flared blade and straight fluke, the tip inclined towards the haft. The head is attached to the haft by 2 pointed-ended langets secured by 2 rivets. Plain wood haft, flaring at the butt and drilled with 2 holes.

Inscriptions and Marks

Head stamped 'YATES & Co./CAST STEEL/WARRANTED/& YCo.'.

Associations

Places Britain