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Project by Whitt posted 04-08-2011 06:04 PM 3632 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Inspired by Chingachgook’s War Club in the Movie Last of the Mohicans and A piece of Diamond Willow driftwood I whittled this Indian War Club. After a little sanding I finished with some pure tung oil.
The blade was forged by a local blacksmith out of steel cable and the strap whas sewn by an Aunt out of scrap cotton fabric.

-- "May the Grain be with You, Always"





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#1 posted 04-08-2011 06:13 PM

Very cool. Rustic and primitive art at it’s best.

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#2 posted 04-08-2011 06:15 PM

That thing’s scary looking. I really like it & the wood has an incredible tone. Nice work!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#3 posted 04-08-2011 06:28 PM

Really nice! Burgulars Beware!

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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#4 posted 04-09-2011 03:48 PM

That is too pretty to be as seriously frightening as it looks!

-- christine

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#5 posted 09-22-2012 12:46 AM

Beauty in Function

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