An early Indian bullova axe
Lot 3199
An early Indian bullova axe
US$ 500 - 800
£300 - 470
Lot Details
An early Indian bullova axe
probably 18th century
Having a broad 12 inch blade with slightly concave edge and scalloped and thickened spine with a short neck extending to the flared and faceted socket; fitted with robust 23 inch have swelling at the butt and retaining traces of old ebonized finish.
Condition: Metal with heavy, dark patina and pitted overall; haft with one spilt below socket.
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