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Project by Zipsss posted 08-22-2016 03:34 PM 353 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The ouroboros or oroboros (/ˌjʊərəˈbɒrəs, ˌjʊəroʊ-/; Ancient Greek: οὐροβόρος ὄφις “tail-devouring snake”) is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail.

Hand carved from walnut and finished with oil.

-- Zipsss

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Douglas Bordner

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#1 posted 08-22-2016 08:54 PM

Beautifully done! Great bit of lumber there too.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#2 posted 08-23-2016 10:16 AM

great carving – very interesting hunk of lumber

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#3 posted 08-27-2016 02:55 AM

Nice job!

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#4 posted 08-30-2016 12:42 PM

Wow! Super nice carving

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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