On its original haft. 77 1/4" length. Iron head with long fore spike, deep crescent form axe blade and back fluke opposite. Both pierced with a group of circular holes. The axe with two crescent marks each side. Iron cheek straps. Beveled edge rectangular section wood haft cut with a six point star flanked by transverse cuts, possibly arsenal storage markings. Good uniform aging. The iron with frosty to light oxidation. Wood with deep age color and grain texture from shrinkage. Wonderful character.