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French naval boarding axe, 1800s.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Start Price:275.00 USD Estimated At:400.00 - 600.00 USD
French naval boarding axe, 1800s.
SOLD
1,600.00USDto 8*****8+ (312.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 Oct 30 @ 21:40UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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French naval boarding axe, 1800s. 1015 grams, 22" long, the blade 9-1/2" x 6-1/4". The axe head on this item has a curved blade on one side and a spike on the other, used both as a weapon and as a tool to clear battle damage, with anchor marks on both the blade and the haft, nice brown patina all over, minor pitting, nicks and dents from normal use.