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Primitive Medieval Polearm, 14th-17th C.

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Start price: $250

Estimated price: $600 - $750

Buyer's premium: 25%

Sales Tax: On the lot's price and buyer's premium

Early period example of agricultural implement converted to polearm for use in battle, this sickle or bill like polearm with a shape single hooked edge. Particularly suitable for infantry as most were familiar with the tool as a farm implement and then later as a weapon in battle. It required very little training to become accustomed to it’s use. 91" L

Condition: shaft replaced and blade lightly cleaned and rust neutralized.