Marked Axes

Vintage Belknap Bluegrass Single Bit Axe – Restored

$450.00

Shipping to United States: Free
  • Details
    Beautiful beveled Belknap Bluegrass 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, repairs or chips. Head has clean lines throughout and has a clean stamp on the front, but the word BLUEGRASS is a little faint. It is also stamped A22 on the front, see pics for actual details.

    New 28” French Curve curly maple handle has been HAND-SHAPED, hand sanded, and soaked in boiled linseed oil and hand-rubbed for a clean, smooth look and feel. The handle has tons on figuring on the front, back, top and bottom and looks amazing in person in the sunlight. Handle has a thin, traditional profile that feels great in hand. Clean seal around top and bottom of eye and hung with cherry wedge – handle sticks out from head approximately 3/16”.

    Comes with a 9/10 ounce English bridle leather sheath 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
    • Complete your camping inventory
    • Gear-up your bushcraft arsenal
    • Add to your axe collection
    • Enjoy a piece of American history

    Item Specifications:
    • Total axe weight – 4 pounds 5 oz.
    • Total length of handle – 28”
    • Poll to edge – 7.5”
    • Cutting edge – 5.25"