This axehead is made after several 9th to 14th century originals found in i.a. Scandinavia, France, the Rhineland, the British Isles and Ireland. The axehead occurred in the 9th century, but it is expected that this type of axehead was already used in the Classical period.
This axehead is completely hand-forged. The edge is blunt so it can be used for re-enactment purposes. The length of the axehead is 18,5 cm, the blade is 6 cm and the eye measures 25 x 35 mm. It weighs 550 grams.
This axehead is a Petersen type A.
Head size: 18.5 x 6 cm
Ring diameter: 2.5 x 3.5 cm;
Weight: 550 g
Material: EN45 spring steel hardness 53 HRC
Shaft included: no
Based on a historic original: yes
Transport weight (grams): 500 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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