Viking style Axe

This belt axe has a 3-1/4 in. bit and is 5-1/2 in. from pol to bit.  It is 1 in. wide at the pol and weighs 16 oz.. File embellishment was added to enhance the lines.  The axe head is hand forged from mild steel with a high carbon steel bit forge welded in.  The handle is made of ash finished with a linseed oil beeswax finish and is 19-3/4 in. long.   (#295)