Axe

Description
A single bladed ceremonial axe. Head of shaft has a spike. Blade has a small representation of a tiger with a prey in its mouth. Axe blade and shaft has been damascened with silver floral designs.
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Provenance details
India
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 650 x 210 x 50mm (25 9/16 x 8 1/4 x 1 15/16")
Current rights code
Other Id
E146.252
182/46
ARMS169.124
ARMS1969.124
Catalogue number
E146.252
ARMS1969.124
Accession number
1946.182.9

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