Iltis Oxhead German 1 3/4LB Axe.
Germany's oldest forge, in operation since 1781, is renowned for making superb quality axes. This is a compact 22in overall length with a 1 3/4LB flared head. Great for log work and general cutting, the steel is German made, holds a great edge, is extremely tough and well tempered and yes, it... 'rings' true!
Made in Germany, Ash or Hickory handle. Double metal/wood shank head retention.
Head weight 1 3/4LB, OAL 22 1/2in
This axe does not have a head cover