Late 19th century. Wedge shaped iron head engraved with a scene of Angkor Wat on one side and mythical being on the other. Well shaped hard wood haft or grip insert with white metal piques. The butt with hole for a wrist thong. Head crisp with smooth gray patina. Haft about excellent with remnants of an old collection tag. A rare form of hand axe of which we have seen but a single other example.