War hammers, especially when mounted on a pole, could damage without penetrating the armour. In particular, they transmitted the impact through even the thickest helmet and caused concussions. A blade or spike tended to be used against other parts of... see more
Total length: 15"
Head: 6" wide
Battle axes were common in Europe during the migration period, the subsequent Viking Age and during the Norman invasion of England. The Battle Axe, as a weapon, continued to be used throughout the Middle Ages, especially among foot soldiers. By... see more