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English Lime carver's block no. 10

English Lime carver's block no. 10
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Our Price:  £23.50(Exc. 20% VAT)(£28.20 Inc. VAT)
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English Lime carver's block 375 x 180 x 95mm sawn from kiln dried boards with a planed finish.

Tilia vulgaris from England

530kg/m3

Photo is of typical lime carver's blocks.

Lime is widely considered the best wood for woodcarving.  The wood is smooth textured and a bland off white colour showing the detail of the carving especially well.  It cuts with minimal effort under a sharp gouge or chisel leaving a smooth almost polished surface.