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Massive Hand Carved Stone Effigy Axe Tool
Located in Shelburne, VT
An opportunity to acquire a monumental hand carved stone axe from China. This is no ordinary axe. The unusual carving was probably intended to be used in a ceremonial and work place ...
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Stone

Pair Antique Blue and White Delft Chargers Made by "The Axe" circa 1780
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of Dutch Delft blue and white chargers decorated in the center with an image of a delicate vase filled with chrysanthemums and peonies. The design i...
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Antique Late 18th Century Dutch Chinoiserie Delft and Faience

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Delft

Set of Six Blue and White Dutch Delft Dishes Made by "The Axe", circa 1800
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this lovely set of six blue and white delft dishes made in The Netherlands, circa 1800. The dishes are decorated in several shades of cobalt blue. The center ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Dutch Chinoiserie Delft and Faience

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Delft

Delft Blue and White Large Charger Hand Painted, Netherlands, Late 18th Century
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
We are happy to present this lovely hand painted Dutch delft blue and white charger. It is fully decorated in deep cobalt blue with tulips and other flowers. Two songbirds face one a...
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Antique Late 18th Century Dutch Rococo Delft and Faience

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Delft

Pair Delft Blue and White Plates with Dragons Made in Netherlands circa 1780
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of 18th century blue and white Delft plates decorated with dragons. The mythical dragon in the center of these dishes is a rare motif on Delft plate...
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Antique 18th Century Dutch Chinoiserie Delft and Faience

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Delft

Pair of Blue and White Delft Chargers Showing a Flower Filled Vase circa 1780
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of blue and white Delft chargers are each decorated in the center with a large but delicate vase filled with chrysanthemums and peonies. The chinois...
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Antique Late 18th Century Dutch Chinoiserie Delft and Faience

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Delft

Pair of Vintage West African Axes
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a gorgeous pair of pieces of African Tribal Art, namely, a pair of vintage West African Axes Probably made in either The Congo or Cameroon, early 20th century. Proba...
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Tribal Art

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Iron

  • Pair of Vintage West African Axes
  • Pair of Vintage West African Axes
  • Pair of Vintage West African Axes
  • Pair of Vintage West African Axes
H 19.5 in. W 7 in. D 1.25 in.
Collection of Neolithic Stone Axe Heads on Stands
Located in Chicago, IL
A beautiful stoic collection of Native American Neolithic hand carved stone axe heads with wonderfully sculptural forms, mounted on custom steel stands. Three of the axes have groove...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Tribal Antiquities

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Stone

Rare Papua New Guinea Ceremonial Axe, Southern Highlands, Mount Hagen Region
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A rare Papua New Guinea ceremonial axe from the Mount Hagen region in the Southern Highlands, showing a hand shaped and hand polished grey-green stone having a finely sculpted edge, ...
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Early 20th Century Papua New Guinean Tribal Arms, Armor and Weapons

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Stone

COSTA Rica Pre Columbian Jade Axe Avian Celt God Pendant
Located in Dallas, TX
Pre-Columbian Jade COSTA Rican Avian Effigy pendant Atlantic Watershed 500AD- 1500AD Measures: Length 9.75 inches Width 1.15 inches Depth .75 inch Very nice COSTA Rican jade (axe g...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Animal Sculpt...

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Jade

Costa Rica Pre Columbian Jade Axe Avian Celt God Pendant
Located in Dallas, TX
Pre-Columbian Jade Costa Rican Avian Effigy pendant Atlantic Watershed 500AD- 1500AD Material: Jade Measures: Length 9 inches Width 1 inches Depth .4 inch. Exquisite Costa Rica...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sc...

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Jade

Rare Costa Rican Jade Axe God Guanacaste Nicoya Region A.D. 1-500
Located in Dallas, TX
Fine costa Rican Jade axe god with alligator head Guanacaste-Nicoya region, circa A.D. 1-500 Material: Jade Of celt form depicting the mythical part human, part avian figure. With c...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sc...

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Jade

Costa Rica Jade Avian Axe God Celt Pendant Pre Columbian, 500 AD-1500 AD
Located in Dallas, TX
A fine Costa Rican Jade Axe God. Guanacaste-Nicoya region, circa A.D. 1-1500 Of celt form depicting the mythical part human- part avian figure, with circular eyes peering from the ...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sc...

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Jade

Costa Rica Jade Avian Axe God Celt Pendant Pre Columbian, 500 AD-1500 AD
Located in Dallas, TX
Fine Costa Rican Jade Axe God, Guanacaste-Nicoya region, ca. A.D. 1-1500 Of celt form depicting the mythical part human- part avian figure, with circular eyes peering from the bird ...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Animal Sculpt...

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Jade

COSTA Rica Jade Avian Axe God Celt Pendant Pre Columbian, 500 Ad-1500 Ad
Located in Dallas, TX
Fine Costa Rican Jade Axe God, Guanacaste-Nicoya region, circa. A.D. 1-1500. Of a celt form depicting the mythical part human- part avian bird figure, with circular eyes peering from...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sc...

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Jade

Prehistoric Acheulian Flint Hand Axe, 800,000 BC
Located in London, GB
A prehistoric flint hand axe, made by Homo erectus circa, 800,000 - 100,000 BC. Discovered in Pont-Arcy, northern France. Worked with care and precision, this artefact has more th...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

Paleolithic Homo Erectus Flint Hand Axe, 800,000 BC
Located in London, GB
A large Acheulian flint hand axe, likely produced by Homo erectus. Found in northern France, dating to around 800,000 - 100,000 years ago. Worked from a substantial boulder of fli...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Mounted Objects

Primitive Neolithic Stone Age Nordic Viking Greenstone Polished Axe head
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
Axe head with trapezoid outline, convex cutting edge, polished on both faces, dating from 4000 – 3500 BC. A non-shaft-hole axe had no hole for the handle and were generally made from...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Swedish Primitive Antiquities

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Stone

Delft Blue and White Charger Hand Painted Made by De Bijl 'The Axe', circa 1770
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
A Dutch Delft blue and white charger hand-painted showing a flowering tree in a fenced garden. Grasses, a single large flower, and insects are shown behind the fence. This design is ...
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Antique 18th Century Dutch Rococo Delft and Faience

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Delft

Remarkable Prehistoric Flint Hand Axe with Fossil Inclusions
Located in London, GB
A large Acheulian hand axe, made by one of man's early ancestors, Homo Erectus. Found in Pont-Arcy, northern France and dating to the Lower Paleolithic, 500,000 - 200,000 years befor...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Prehistoric More Desk Accessories

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Stone

Ancient Egyptian Paleolithic Flint Hand Axes, 400,000 Years BP
Located in London, GB
A collection of large Egyptian flint hand axes, made by Homo erectus, dating to the early-middle Paleolithic, circa 400,000-250,000 years ago. Worked with care and precision, thes...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Mounted Objects

Massive Hand-Carved Stone "Human Effigy" Axe Tool
Located in Shelburne, VT
An opportunity to acquire a monumental hand-carved stone axe from China. This is no ordinary axe. The unusual effigy carving was probably intended to be used in a ceremonial and work...
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Stone

Massive Hand Carved Stone "Human Effigy" Axe Tool
Located in Shelburne, VT
An opportunity to acquire a monumental hand carved stone axe from China. This is no ordinary axe. The unusual effigy carving was probably intended to be used in a ceremonial and work...
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Stone

Blue and White Delft 3-Piece Mantle Garniture Similar Philadelphia Museum of Art
By The Axe
Located in Katonah, NY
Provenance: For an image of a very similar set of four pieces and a discussion of its origins, see: E B Schaap "Delft Ceramics at the Philadelphia Museum of Art" pages 48 and 49. Mad...
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Antique Late 18th Century Dutch Rococo Garniture

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Delft

Pre Columbian Jade Axe Celt God and Gold Pendant Necklace
Located in Dallas, TX
The Holy Trinity of Pre Columbian Beauty! A rare and unique one of a kind necklace comprised of Veraguas, Chiriquí, Diquís Costa Rican to Panama gold figural anthropomorphic pendant...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Animal Sculpt...

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Jade, Gold

Ancient Imperial China Ming Pair of Horse Riders with Archery Bow and Axe
Located in Shelburne, VT
Important ancient Imperial China Ming pair of military horse riders brandishing an archery bow and battle ax, 1368-1644, each 12.5 inches in height. Crafted in stunning turquoise a...
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Antique 16th Century Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic

Hand Axe For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the hand axe you’re looking for at 1stDibs. A hand axe — often made from stone, ceramic and delft — can elevate any home. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer hand axe, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. When you’re browsing for the right hand axe, those designed in Rococo styles are of considerable interest. You’ll likely find more than one hand axe that is appealing in its simplicity, but The Axe produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Hand Axe?

The average selling price for a hand axe at 1stDibs is $2,400, while they’re typically $228 on the low end and $8,500 for the highest priced.