19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .

19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife wood band cutter hand forged with the handle of wood in dovetail construction . This knife comes from Leksand in Dalarna county in southeast Middle Sweden . On the wood handle you will see the name Leksand burned into the handle as well as PAS . on the Blade there is the Black Smith stamp . This Rare and hard to find knife was another object that was brought on the long trip the emigrant made from Sweden to the USA , as it was need to make pantry boxes as again they would not find a smith to make it for them . The knife creation as to the construction points to a time under the 1800`s . The knife was also used for making the bentwood strips to make all sorts of baskets as well . The knife is total length 46.5 cm ( 18.31 in ) blade width 15.8 cm ( 6.22 in ) blade length 7.5 cm ( 2.95 in ) steel length 23.2 cm ( 9.13 in ) wt . 594 grams ( 1.31 lbs # ) . This bentwood knife made need some cleaning but is still sharp and ready to use. I don`t see these very often and I guess most people have been wondering how people made this bentwood pantry boxes here is the Swedish knife for making them. A must for the hobbies that wants to make pantry boxes the old way . Also a great collectible tool from the past that will look good in any old tool collection as to wood work . This knife is from my collection of old antique tools that I have been collecting here in Sweden from estate auction and antique fairs for the past 37 years .

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19 Century Scandinavian Swedish bentwood band knife band cutter blacksmith made .

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