Decorative Indo-Persian Battle Axe, Late 19th C


Featuring 7 3/8″ convex axe blade with serrated cutting edge etched and engraved on both
sides over its entire surface with foliate decoration. Circular piercings along the cutting
edge. Browned steel faceted octagonal shaft with brass fore end cap in the shape of an
elephant head attaching the axe blade with rivets. Decorative brass end cap at the base of
the shaft. High quality decorative piece with a very wicked cutting edge. Overall length