Measurements: 12.7 cm - length


Description: A British Bronze Age bronze axe features a square butt, leaf-shaped flanges with shoulder ridge on each side below stop and with a sloping ledge stop. The blade is splayed with a worn cutting edge.


Reference: MacGregor, A., Antiquities from Europe and the Near East in the collection of the Lord MacAlpine of West Green, 1987, No. 11.6.


Provenance: From an established German collection.


Period: Middle Bronze Age, 1500 – 1300 BC


Condition: Very fine, deep green patina covering the surface.

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