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Horseman's Axe

A work made of steel with gilding, brass, iron, wood (oak), and attached tassel.
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  • A work made of steel with gilding, brass, iron, wood (oak), and attached tassel.

Date:

early 16th century

Artist:

Spanish or Flemish, Probably

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Horseman's Axe

Origin

Spain

Date

1500–1533

Medium

Steel with gilding, brass, iron, wood (oak), and attached tassel

Dimensions

L. 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.) Blade L. 18.2 cm (7 1/8 in. ) Wt. 2 lb. 7 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2109

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