The original of this axe was found 70 years ago in a 1750's fortified house in Virginia. The head without the handle is 1 pound. It is cast from 6150 steel and is heat treated. The cutting edge has been forged a little to flare the cutting edge. The hickory handle has been stained and finished. Measurements: Cutting edge is 3¼", head is 6" long, hammer poll is 1" square. Handle is 16½" including the head which is 1½" at the 'ears'. Very high quality.
Made in USA.