Viking Axe of Eric Bloodaxe- Hand Forged Bearded Axe Authentic Old Norse Hatchet.
Historically accurate Viking Axe. Now you can own a piece of history with this historically accurate Bearded Viking Axe. The length of the Axe Head is 7.8 inches and made of hand forged cold steel with a sharp edge, making it the perfect decorative item. This item is not suited for reenacting, however, it can be made with a blunt edge if you request it (just contact us prior to ordering). The length of the blade is just under 6 inches. Eric Bloodaxe (Old Norse Eiríkr blóðøx), also known as Eiríkr Haraldsson, is a well known and savage 10th century Norwegian ruler. Known for many conquests and as being a skilled tactician, he ruled with an iron fist and was seasoned Viking raider, conquering large swaths in the region.
The wood handle is made from ash and is carefully treated, sanded and stained. It measures in at around 30inches. This Viking Axe is has as much character as it's namesake with leather wrappings, making it stand out from the others. The Nordic hatchet contains the best of both worlds, rustic and minimalist, yet ornate and well crafted with attention to detail. A one of a kind piece.
Weight is about 3 pounds.
**NOTE: The axe will be constructed upon order. This means your order will ship when the axe is complete. The time frame from order date till you receive your item will vary, however, please allow at least two months. Perfection and art cannot be rushed and this Viking axe is forged with careful thought and detail with help from the Gods. Please do not order unless you're comfortable waiting at least two months**&n