MARPLES Side Axe *SOLD*
A scarce coachmakers' 4 pound bearded side axe by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'HIBERNIA W.MARPLES & SON SHEFFIELD 4 LBS' with the Shamrock trade mark on the blade.
Also marked 'STEEL HEAD' on both cheeks near the poll.
61/8 inches wide at the cutting edge.
Very good ashwood handle, previous owner's stamps 'T.SPICER'.
251/4 inches overall length.
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