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That would be an interesting forge project! Forged anvils are far superior to cast ones.Bayouwulf
wonder how many BTUs that took to get it red hot.
Bet a Marine infantryman can still break it!
What do Blacksmiths call those chinese anvils again, the cast ones? ASO's - Anvil-Shaped Objects
I used to work in a forge shop for 18 years,that "mini " anvil is cooling down from the ~2000 F temperature used to forge it. And yes it's a tiny thing...note that it is sitting on a real anvil. ( A hardy hole just to the right in the picture. Lovely work , I'd love to have one like it.