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Shell axe

Although a small Carib population remains on Dominica, these shell axes were produced by their ancestors who lived on the island in large numbers before Europeans arrived and enslaved them....

Axe head

An early polished adze head of basalt....

Shell axe head

Although a small Carib population remains on Dominica, these shell axes were produced by their ancestors who lived on the island in large numbers before Europeans arrived and enslaved them....

Axe fragment; part of Dawlish hoard

An axe fragment from a Late Bronze Age hoard found near Dawlish. The Dawlish hoard consists of four gold bracelets, a fragment of bronze sword, two fragments of bronze axe...

Axe fragment; part of Dawlish hoard

An axe fragment from a Late Bronze Age hoard found near Dawlish. The Dawlish hoard consists of four gold bracelets, a fragment of bronze sword, two fragments of bronze axe...

Polished flint axehead

This flint axehead would have taken a skilled worker many hours to make. It was initially knapped (chipped) to shape, it is exceptionally slim and symmetrical and so the...

Palstave axe

A complete Middle Bronze Age palstave which was found with a bracelet and castling jet in the Burlescombe hoard. This axe probably dates to 1400-1300 BC which has...

Axe

High quality example of Zulu axe thought to be from the Tugela Ferry area. Probably made in the late 19th century....

Axe

Ceremonial version of a weapon used for defence and for hunting game. Fine copper alloy wire bands decorate the shaft. Since independence from British rule in the 1970s, the gano...