Vikings were masterful warriors, using a number of weapons including axes. This Hanwei Short Viking Axe, replicating the Viking weapon, can withstand throwing, showing off its forged head and hardened edge. It is well balanced and competition approved. The short bearded axe provides a concentration of power behind a relatively short cutting edge, ideal for punching through any armor of the period in close combat. The Short Viking Axe was useful both on the farm and in battle, making it a fully functional weapon and tool. It excels as a close quarters weapon, while still being light enough to throw when necessary. This axe displays historical accuracy in its style and includes a hardwood shaft.
- Competition approved
- A fully functional axe
- Displays historical accuracy
- Made by Hanwei.
- Blade made of high carbon steel
- Haft made of hardwood
- Blade Length: 5.25 Inches
- Overall Length: 25.25 Inches
- Weight: 2 lbs. 2 oz.
- Thickness at Guard: 0.33 Inch
- Specs will differ slightly from piece to piece.