The Sparth Axe was a direct descendant of the Dane Axe and the weapon of choice for the Gallowglass, it remained as such long after superior weaponry had been developed. The Gallowglass were elite Celtic mercenaries, among the most skilled and feared warriors of their time. This axe head has been carefully designed with intricate Celtic etchings. It represents strength, fearsome determination and traditional stubbornness. Its a perfect piece for those of a strong heart. This pendant will make a great gift for the man in your life. The hole is 2.5mm wide.