BRADES Axe for the Air Ministry - 3lb
A very good military issue BRADES Kent pattern axe.
Marked 'BRADES 1938' with the Air Ministry Crown mark on the blade.
43/4 inches wide at the cutting edge.
Very good hardwood handle.
3lb 11/4oz (1396g) total weight.
71/4 inches from the poll to the cutting edge.
17 inches long from the top of the lugs to the base of the handle.
A fine example.
May require sharpening before use.