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Francisca Axe, Antiqued by Paul Chen / Hanwei
Francisca Axe, Antiqued by Paul Chen / Hanwei

Francisca Axe, Antiqued by Paul Chen / Hanwei

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Francisca Axe, Antiqued by Paul Chen / Hanwei.

The Francisca, so named for its Frankish origins, was used by the Vikings both as a throwing weapon and for close-quarters combat. Its graceful lines are legendary but the upswept point and downturned edge were both capable of penetrating chain mail. Our Francisca axe crafted by Paul Chen at the Hanwei factory features a steel head with a fire-gray or antiqued finish and a swelled-end hardwood shaft for secure head retention. The shaft is also backswept, as were the originals, providing greater sticking capability when thrown.

Key Features:
  • Historically Accurate
  • Fully Functional
  • High-Carbon Blade
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    Specifications:
    Overall: 17"
    Blade Length: 3 1/2"
    Handle Length: 18 1/4"
    Weight: 1lb 3oz
    Thickness at Guard: .230

    Specs will vary slightly
    from piece to piece.
    The Francisca Axe, Antiqued by Paul Chen / Hanwei is the yin, to your yang. You've found what you're looking for.

    Inventory Last Updated: Nov 23, 2020