Vintage tools - sharpening stone A29
Up for sale is an antique natural sharpening stone a NORTON HARD BLACK ARKANSAS.
These are a superb finishing stone for your tools & knives, these black stones were highly prized in days of yore & were often called SURGICAL BLACK ARKANSAS stones as Doctors & Dentists would sharpen their instruments on the black stones, they were always rated as harder & finer.
These are old stock stones & much denser & finer than what is offered today.
Size - 151mm x 48mm x 20mm.
Weight - 500gm
This stone is in authentic vintage condition, wear and tear consistent with age, in its original Norton wooden box, it looks to be hardly used.
Please check the photos as they are part of the description.
All of our items are genuine vintage - that means they have been used, and have the normal wear and tear associated with a genuine vintage item. Please check all photos carefully as the photos form a large part of the condition description, and ask any questions you may have prior to your purchase. The ruler & Redhead box of matches in the photos are for a size comparison only, not for sale.