9008Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Tenkoku
- Jan 21, 2003In a message dated 1/20/2003 9:46:26 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> there are also some nuts...can't remember the name, but it's something likeThey are called Tagua nuts. And if polished right you can't tell the
> takua nut or along those lines, that's being used for carving/scrimshaw/etc
> as it mimics ivory, but is a vegetable rather than coming from an animal.
> I'm not sure how well it would work...i.e., it might be too porous to work
difference between them and ivory(unless your an expert) :)
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