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War Axe

Date: ca. 1475
Geography: Venice
Culture: Italy, Venice
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt; wood; iron; brass; textile
Dimensions: L. 85 in. (225.9 cm); greatest W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); L. of iron (excluding straps) 13 in. (33 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 7 oz. (2920 g)
Classification: Shafted Weapons
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.340

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