Wed, 20th Apr 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Princess)

 
Lot 76
 

76

A 19TH-CENTURY ROYAL NAVY 'TOMAHAWK'-PATTERN...

A 19TH-CENTURY ROYAL NAVY 'TOMAHAWK'-PATTERN BOARDING AXE
unmarked, set on oak shaft with number plate stamped '2' -- 25in. (63.5cm.) high overall

Literature: Gilkerson, W: Boarders Away I, p.37-8.

Sold for £992
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A 19TH-CENTURY ROYAL NAVY 'TOMAHAWK'-PATTERN BOARDING AXE
unmarked, set on oak shaft with number plate stamped '2' -- 25in. (63.5cm.) high overall

Literature: Gilkerson, W: Boarders Away I, p.37-8.