Antique French Sabotiers Side Axe marked PREVOT BUJON *SOLD*
A lovely antique French bearded side axe.
Believed to be a Sabotiers' axe, used by a maker of wooden shoes, clogs or Sabots.
The bevel edged head has a variety of touch marks and is stamped 'PREVOT' and 'BUJON' - please see close-up images
13 inch (330mm) single bevel curved cutting edge.
Wonderfully shaped handle, designed to help balance the axe in use.
A few old, treated and wax filled, worm exit holes.
151/4 inches (385mm) from the top of the eye to the base of the handle.
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