Ottoman type iron axe headM74
An iron axe head with a hollow shaft and a round maker’s mark on one side of the blade. Similar axe heads have been recovered from the Ottoman invasions at Buda in Hungary.
Central Europe, c. 16th Century AD
10.3 x 13.6 cms
Erosion and losses as seen in the photographs
Ex. private collection, Penkridge, Staffordshire, UK; acquired mid to late 20th Century.
Typewritten label on one side: “axe, 16th Century”.