Circa Mid 1800's Antique Blacksmith Forged extremely large French Vineyard Axe. Right Handed Design. Axe has a 13"cutting edge, original handle is tight and sound. Markers mark reads Baland Aine A Lyon Vaise This mid 19th century antique axe has all the characteristics of a collectors item that will be sure to start many conversations. Looks captivating hanging on a wall.
Extremely large axe, the largest axe in any category here at Old World. We have over 1000 axes in our archives. Great hand forged piece of History. France has made it difficult to sell and purchase these pieces as they have passed laws categorizing them as weapons. We are still able to get a few, but replacement French axes are very difficult to attain at this time.
Size: 28" w/ handle H x 25" W x 13" cutting edge.
Weight: 8 lbs