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