Baluch vab (sleep) =Zend hvafna; Baluch hap (slime)=Zend kafa, New Persian kaf; Baluch hapt (seven) = New Persian haft.
He spent 88% of this time making the haft, socket and strands.
It is a small, socketed ax head with a loop underneath it for binding it to a wooden haft.
Then knock out the remains of the old haft, using a hammer and punch or blunt chisel.
If the stump comes out in one piece use it as a visual guide to the shaping of the new haft.