UNLOOPED PALSTAVE AXE
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.