battle-ax in use since the late antiquity among the peoples of Northern Europe. Its use spread throughout the continent following the Germanic migrations in the fifth century and continued in the following centuries. The specimen dates back to the twelfth or thirteenth century, also used by knights during the scrums for the high power of impact. Head of forged iron and handmade. The neck, wood is made by hand. Browning, finally, gives a worn look to dark and realistic. Total length 95 cm, head width 26 cm, weight 2500 gr ..