This is a restored Marion boys axe with a handmade and custom fitted leather
sheath. The head has no pitting and is in great condition. There is a black
patina on the body. The poll and bit has a satin polish. It has been hand
sharpened to a 20 degree convex angle. It has a thin profile and great for
bucking. There is some sap on the bit from testing the axe, it will be cleaned
and oiled before shipping. The handle is white hickory, curved, and 28in long.
it has been thinned which is important for a comfortable chopping experience.
The grain orientation is perfect and there is no grain run out. Also, the wedge
is black walnut which has great contrast on the hickory handle. The leather
sheath has stitches with waxed thread and a line 24 snaps. The leather is veg
tan and 8oz so it is very thick and high quality. The sheath is also very tight
so it will break in nicely. Lastly, the axe with the sheath is 3.2 pounds.