Norse inspired hip axe crafted from 1/4″ 8670. 20″ OAL, 5.75″ bearded cutting edge and 6″ head width. Hand-filed head, notched impact pick and exposed chamfered striking pommel. Axe is finished in worn tungsten cerakote with Norse engravings on both blade faces and runes on the spine care of Valkyrie Arms. Handle scales are American Ash I harvested from the family farm in 2009 after a Spring wind storm. They are finished in heavily weathered gray and secured with chain ring bolts and carbon fiber pins.