Viking Wood Axe
Superb Viking Wood Axe from Blacksmith S. Djarv. Handforged Swedish high carbon steel head (56-58HRC) with a 5 1/2in long beard cutting edge, this is a superb hand made axe for cutting and carving. 13in Overall length with a swan neck handle, lightly chequred.
All made in Northern Sweden by Svente and Elsa Djarv.
The axe was made after Elsa's father found an axe head in Gotland and Svente then used this as a template for these axes.
Made in Sweden
OAL 13in, Head 1 3/4lb (approx) 5 1/2in cutting face, single bevel, both sides bevelled.
No blade or head cover with this
SEE VIDEO BELOW, THIS IS NOT SVENTE, BUT GIVES YOU AN IDEA OF HOW MUCH TIME AND CRAFT GOES INTO THESE FINE AXES