AXES

CURRENTLY FOR SALE

SOLD - English Axe  A double flared blade with top and bottom ears.  Axe measures 4 3/4 inches long by 3 1/2 inches.  15 inch handle.  Comes with shoulder sheath.  $225

Rifleman's Poll Axe

 

 Rifleman's Poll Axe  This beautiful little axe features a head cast in gunmetal bronze.  Reeves Goring made the casting from an original axe.  It has been finely detail filed, hand polished, and aged.  It is fitted with a handle of high-grade, curly maple.  The bronze is quite a bit tougher than regular soft brass and would be suitable for light work.  Axe measures 20 inches tall, head is 6 1/4 inches long.  $210

Rifleman's Axe

                

SOLD - Rifleman's Axe  After looking at several original axes, one thing becomes clear, many of these were quite small, intended for dismembering game and light camp chores.  With that in mind, this axe is correctly sized, with the head measuring 5 1/4 inches x 2 inch cutting edge, hafted to a 13 1/2 inch handle.  $225

Pipe Tomahawk

SOLD - Hand Forged Pipe Tomahawk  Head forged from a rifle barrel with hardened steel bit welded in for the cutting edge.  This hawk features extensive file work, an exceptional curly maple handle, and pewter inlay.  Carved antler plug caps off the handle at the top.  Aged finish.  Axe measures 18 1/4 inches tall, head is 6 7/8 inches long by a 2 3/8 inch cutting edge.

$750

SOLD - Hand Forged Pipe Tomahawk  Head forged from a rifle barrel with hardened steel bit welded in for the cutting edge.  This hawk features extensive file work, an exceptional curly maple handle, and pewter bands and mouthpiece.  Carved antler plug caps off the handle at the top.  Aged finish.  Axe measures 17 1/4 inches tall, head is 6 3/4 inches long by a 2 3/8 inch cutting edge.

Pipe Tomahawks

SOLD - Pipehawk A  R. E. Davis casting that has been completely re-forged with extensive file-work.  The fully functional hawk features a premium curly maple handle with cast pewter bands and mouthpiece.  Top plug is carved from a piece of antler.  Hawk head measures 6 3/4 inches by 2 1/2 inches.  18 inches overall height.

SOLD-Pipehawk B  R. E. Davis casting that has been completely re-forged with extensive file-work.  The fully functional hawk features a premium curly maple handle with cast pewter bands and mouthpiece.  Top plug is carved from a piece of antler.  Hawk head measures 6 7/8 inches by 2 5/8 inches.  18 inches overall height.

SOLD - BELT AXE - Very similar to one shown on page 258 of George Neuman's Swords and Blade of the American Revolution, it is a substantial square-poll axe with flared blade.  Head measures approx. 5 inches long, with a 2 1/2 " cutting edge.  Fitted with a quality, straight grain hickory handle with dark finish.  Handle length 13 1/4 inches.  $150

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