000.027.004
000.027.004

Axe

Object ID
000.027.004
Category
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology, Edged weapons
Materials
Wood; iron
Place Made
Malaysia
Description

Malaysian Axe, with a hand-forged iron blade that flares at the edges. The blade has an etched design of braid work near the handle, and the blade portion is undecorated. The wooden handle is curved and measures 48cm long, the top end forms a upward pointing butt end, where the iron blade attaches. Circa 1875.