For other uses, see Glass War Axe.

The Glass War Axe is a one-handed weapon available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


Unenchanted glass war axes will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 27, and enchanted glass war axes can be found at level 28. These locations include:

Fixed locationsEdit


A glass war axe requires a Smithing level of 70 and the Glass Smithing perk to create. It can be forged at a blacksmith's forge with the following components:

It can be upgraded with a refined malachite ingot at a grindstone. The Glass Smithing perk doubles its improvement.


  • The glass war axe's head is identical to the head of the glass arrow.
  • When holstered, the right blade clips with the Dragonborn's arm.

See alsoEdit


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.