Virginia Pole Axe

Virginia Pole Axe

The original was found 70 years ago in a 1750's fortified house in Virginia. The head without the handle is 1 pound. It is made from 6150 steel and is heat treated.

You just need to take a file to them once in a while to keep the edge sharp.

Dimensions: 5 5/8" head with a straight grained hickory handle length of 16" long.


Hand Forged

Hand Forged.

This is the Virginia Poll Axe with some custom hand forging. The blade has been flared out. This was also a common feature on some axes.