Vintage Gransfors Bruks single bit axe has been completely restored, refinished, and is razor sharp. Head shows normal signs of use and is in very good condition – no cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Illegible stamp on front possibly SUECO, which translates to SWEDEN, GAB crown on back has been slightly ground away toward poll, stamped CORONA under logo. Faint 3 ½ stamped under poll; see pics for actual details.
New handle is has been HAND-SHAPED, hand sanded, soaked in Odie’s Oil and hand-rubbed for a clean, smooth look and feel. Clean seal around top and bottom of eye and hung with a hardwood wedge – handle sticks out from head approximately 3/16”.
Comes with a 9/10 ounce English bridle leather sheath(s) that has been treated with leather conditioning oil. The sheath has been assembled with solid brass burr rivets that have been hand peened for a traditional hammered look and has a solid brass Sam Browne button stud closure.
Why you need to buy this axe right now: • It’s a piece of functional art • Display it in your home or business • Add to your axe collection • Enjoy a piece of history • Put it back into service and use it • Complete your camping inventory • Gear-up your bushcraft arsenal
Item Specifications: • Total axe weight – 4 pounds 6 oz. • Total length of handle – 29.75” • Edge to poll – 7.75” • Cutting edge –4.75" • Handle type – dyed solid wood • Handle material – hickory • Wedge material – hickory