Antique Whale Flensing Iron - Whaling Tool - Blubber Cutter / Knife

18th/ 19th century flensing iron – a hand-forged whaling tool mounted onto a custom-made iron stand. The tool, used to remove whale blubber, has a heart-shaped blade sharpened on all sides. An impressed mark, "Guinar St Mars" is present near the side-handle.

Condition: Excellent, well-preserved antique condition. No restoration. It can be removed off the stand.

Size: Height with the stand 48"; Height without the stand 33 1/3"; Blade is 11" x 14".

Item ID: RL-EA001594

$655 USD

Add to Wish List

English And French Country Antiques

Marina Anderson, San Antonio, TX   

Decorative English And French Country Antiques For The Home And Garden

Ruby Lane Shop Rating
Platinum Rating Platinum
Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2003
We are currently unavailable until Monday, February 9. Purchase orders are welcome and will automatically reserve the item for you. Thank you for your patience.

Shipping/Handling*:$45.00 USD

Price for shipping to USA change location
*UPS Ground

Estimate shipping to a different location:

More from English And French Country Antiques