This beautiful bearded axe is modeled after the Viking Type D. Hand forged head is made by wrapping softer steel around a hardened bit, 6" sharpened edge. 19" Hickory handle. Weighs about 1lb 9oz. Made in the USA.
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I'll admit it, I binge watched Vikings and had to have one. Looked on Amazon and it was all Made in Taiwan and cheap, prop stuff. This is the real deal and I'm glad I made the investment. This exceeds my expectations and I expect to get a lot of use out of it in the forests of north Idaho.
This is a very fast maneuverable axe. My only problem was the haft felt a bit rough which I fixed with some sandpaper and Tung Oil. Otherwise very happy with this axe.
Viking Shield only gets a few of these in at a time so I set an email alert to notify when the get a shipment so I jumped on. This is simply the best, most wicked axe I have. Very well balanced compared to mass produced models. When you handle it you wonder how the Vikings were every defeated.