Vintage tools - sharpening stone A168
Up for sale is an antique natural sharpening stone a GENUINE HARD / TRANSLUCENT ARKANSAS, a very old stone with the desirable honey / bone hue to the stone, possibly an ex jewellers stone due to a layer of what looks like gold rubbed across the surface of the stone.
These are a super hard & dense fine cutting stone, perfect for putting a scary sharp edge on your tools or knives & razors.
Size: 120mm x 48mm x 24mm thick.
Weight - 380gm
This stone is in authentic vintage condition, wear & tear consistent with age & use, some flea bites out of one edge & a chip off one corner, essential for keeping a superlative edge on your tools & knives in your workshop. Some conchoidal flaking to the bottom of the stone, this would have been glued into a wooden box earlier in its life.
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