A gorgeous, Yankee Hatchet has a carbon steel head with a 3″ blade, weighs 1.35 lbs and comes with a 15″ handle that is made of USA Hickory wood. The lightest axe in our range, it’s a perfect all around tool for home, garden and outdoor pursuits. Forged in the Italian Alps by Andrea Prandi Company, who have been producing these lovely axes since 1969. Now into their third generation, and have retained a love and passion for what they make. Choosing the best steel which is worked by skilled craftspeople which makes for a durable and reliable product.