Viking Beard Axe (#1741) - Darksword Armory
The Viking Axe is the Norsemen most valued weapon. As farmers, the axe was an essential tool, not only for war, but for farming and other essential duties. Prior to the golden age of Viking raids, the Viking axe was used as an essential tool for survival. Not only used to cut wood and prepare daily fires, but for every aspect of northern daily life. With Scandinavian expansion however, the Viking axe was modified as a weapon of war. One such weapons is the Viking Beard Axe. Designed to "grab" and dislodge the European shield, the Beard axe became a fierce weapon during the golden age of Viking raids...(read more)Total Length : 31” Viking Axe head (width): 10.5” Viking Axe head (high) 5 3/4” long Weight: 6 lbs. 5 oz.
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