Poleaxe

A work made of steel, iron, brass, wood, and textile.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, iron, brass, wood, and textile.

Date:

1500/10

Artist:

Italian; Venice

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Poleaxe

Origin

Venice

Date

1401–1700

Medium

Steel, iron, brass, wood, and textile

Inscriptions

Crescent mark stamped on blade

Dimensions

L. 162.6 cm (64 in.) Blade with socket L. 25.4 cm (10 in.) Wt. 6 lb. 6 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2814

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