9182Re: Leather knives?
- Mar 7, 2004--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Frojel Gotlandica"
> LOL, not really mate just know your interest only too well andAnd they are greatly appreciated.
> thought you would like the pictures of a few more artifacts, nothing
> wrong with adding a few pics to the data base.
> For us poorly educated though any info or comments would be niceThe blade's what, about 6" long at least? It looks like a more modern
> since there is not a lot of information on the page.
> 1080 is also interesting it is called a saddlers knife. It's the
> earlies example I have seen.
last carving knife (assuming you put a long handle on the pointy end
and attach it to a base by a metal loop through the hole in the end of
the blade. Unfortunately my copy of Salaman has temporarily gone
astray -- I assume saddlers may use a similar thing for shaping trees.
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