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Axe, Zoomorphic Form

Dominican Republic, Caribbean

Axe

Dominican Republic, Caribbean

Axe, Human Form

Dominican Republic, Caribbean

Axe Head

Ecuador

Axe Head

Ecuador

Axe Head

Ecuador

Axe Head

Ecuador

Man with axe from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 236v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a woman with a man holding the hand of another man with an axe. Image taken from f. 236v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Copper Axe

Mexico, Mesoamerica

Copper Axe

Mexico, Mesoamerica

Axe

Peru

Axe Head

This steel head for a small axe or hatchet has a single asymmetrical blade at one end and a squared poll, or butt, at the opposite end. The top of the axe head forms a straight horizontal line from the upper co... more

A naked man at left showing an axe to a woman at right

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

A naked man at left showing an axe to a woman at right

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

Sacrifical Axe (Matchu)

Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

Saddle Axe

As the name implies, small axes of this type, tabarzin in Persian, were carried beneath a horseman’s saddle, ready for use in handto-hand combat. The blade of this example is forged from crucible (“watered”) st... more

The Actor the Fourth Danjuro with His Chin in His Hand Leaning on the Handle of a Large Black Axe

Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792) Edo period (1615–1868)

Battle of Bad Axe = Schlacht von Bad Axe / H. Lewis pinx ; Lith. Inst. Arnz & Co., Dusseldorf.

Illustration shows an American steamship, the Warrior, firing at Indians on a raft. In the background, other Indians in boats.

axe heads from "The Upper Ward of Lanarkshire described and delincated. The archæological and historical section by G. V. Irving. The statistical and topographical section by A. Murray"

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from volume 01 of "The Upper Ward of Lanarkshire described and delincated. The archæological and historical section by G. V. Irving. The statistical and topographical ... more

An unsightly object - who will take the axe and hew it down

Cartoon supporting Pres. Arthur's stand against Mormon polygamy.

Headsman's Axe, from the Arms of All Nations series (N3) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Arms of All Nations" series (N3), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Battle Axe, from the Arms of All Nations series (N3) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Arms of All Nations" series (N3), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Russian Strelitz Axe, from the Arms of All Nations series (N3) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Arms of All Nations" series (N3), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

architecture from "Seaton, Beer, and neighbourhood ... The valley of the Axe, etc. [With illustrations.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000099 from "Seaton, Beer, and neighbourhood ... The valley of the Axe, etc. [With illustrations.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, ... more

map from "With Axe and Rope in the New Zealand Alps ... With illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000191 from "With Axe and Rope in the New Zealand Alps ... With illustrations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of t... more

Warrior with an Axe and Study of a Leg

Fernand Cormon (French, Paris 1854–1924 Paris)

I claim Helene to be my wife! from "[The Red Axe. (Illustrations by Frank Richards.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000399 from "[The Red Axe. (Illustrations by Frank Richards.)]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Libr... more

Four loggers with several downed trees

Original Collection: Gerald W. Williams Collection..Item Number: WilliamsG:Ford 6..You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here ( http://oregondigital.org/digcol ) . ..Want more? Yo... more

Curragh Camp Fire Brigade

Shiny and gleaming (new?) horse-drawn fire tender at the Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare. The men have FB, presumably for Fire Brigade, on their uniform collars and as an emblem on their gorgeously ornate helmets, an... more

Logging: Felling - Maryland

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Untitled

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Bringing in a log for their camp fire

Two British soldiers carrying a log in the snow, France, during World War I. Dressed in their thick, winter greatcoats, this image shows two British soldiers carrying a log across the snowy ground apparently fo... more

British Tommy felling a tree

A soldier dressed in 'civvy street dungarees cutting down a tree with an axe. In the background stands another British 'Tommy wearing his working clothes and looking towards the camera. The effects of deforesta... more

Axeman yarning with a Frenchwoman

A uniformed man resting an axe over his left shoulder passes the time of day with an elderly Frenchwoman. They are standing in a lumber yard, in front of carefully stacked piles of timber. The woman is most lik... more

Fine cut by a Maori

A Maori lumberman stands next to a newly felled tree. He is posing for the camera with his axe resting on the tree stump. In this snow-covered woodland, the only protection he has against the cold is a woollen ... more

Tree just falling

A lumberman is in the process of chopping down a tree in snow-covered woodland. Once felled, the tree trunk would most likely be dragged to the nearest sawmill, where it would then be cut into lengths of timber... more

Cross-cutting a tree

Two men - possibly civilians? - using a two-man saw to cross-cut a felled tree trunk. The work-type garments being worn would appear to suggest that these men are civilians rather than enlisted men. ..It is hig... more

Untitled

This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on February 22, 1916, depicts William Jennings Bryan, a strict advocate of American neutrality in war, i... more

Congress Wields Axe at Taxes

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection