Available is a stunning 35mm carving knife made from stunning 5000 year old  bog oak

 

Blade: The blade has been designed by Ash & Axe and handforged across the pond in the USA by an experienced bladesmith from 01 tool steel and is 35mm long with a scandi grind

 

Handle: the handle is crafted from stunning bog oak and has been dug up from the Lincolnshire fens and carefully air dried then kiln dried before being quarter sawn to give a beautifully contrasting pattern. Radio carbon dating has shown these ancient giant oaks to be around 3300BC.

 

There is the addition of English oak from medieval beams removed during a barn restoration and splated beech trim from an ancient hillfort in Cambridgeshire

 

A brass lanyard tube has been inserted into the rear of the handle and comes with a 1.2m length of handcut thick leather thonging.

 

Leather: The knife is being sold with a leather blade slip

 

To help keep your handle in good condition the knife includes a tin of Ash & Axe organic Cambridge beeswax and tung oil/ Linseed oil wax.

 

Please visit the shipping page for details of worldwide delivery costs.

 

This knife is only available to purchase if you are 18+. Proof of age ID which also matches the delivery address must be provided on purchase before the item can be dispatched. For more information on knife laws in the UK, please visit this page.

Ancient bog oak carver

£85.00Price
Out of Stock