This is the work of a Russian blacksmith. I can't tell you any more about it, because I don't read Russian. But I can share a witty comment, posted by someone named Jim R: This is more of a ceremonial axe. You use it for slicing bananas.
Beyond Midgård by Andre Andersson Total length: Handle length: cm Bladesteel: Uddeholm Uddeholm Blade: 3 bar damascus. Handle: Fossil walrus bolster, fossil mammoth, etched 925 silver with gold plated details. Love the art work on the blade.
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