bog oak


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bog oak

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1. (Plants) oak or other wood found preserved in peat bogs; bogwood
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So it totally makes sense to make a few handcrafted, super limited Lowdens out of some rare aged whiskey barrels and ancient bog oak, right?
ROLF is now winning design awards for spectacles made from 20 different kinds of wood, including bog oak, walnut and pepper beech ethically sourced through European suppliers.
A yew avenue adds to the air of mystery around this setting where ruined walls of the nave lead to a restored chancel which houses a fine 14th century effigy fashioned from bog oak.
A witch's cursing bone Made of a deer or sheep's bone stuck into a piece of bog oak, the bone is said to have belonged to witches in Glen Shira, Inveraray, Argyll.
Planks cut from the Fenland Black Oak, or bog oak trunk will be dried over seven months in a specialist kiln.
Mat Foster, from the Aintreebased Glacial Art Ice Sculptor company, worked his magic to recreate an ancient bog oak at the Kasimier Garden in Seel Street.
across lesser-known layers, where bog oak is sought after.
The room had a bog oak floor with a very high ceiling.
The grain of his wrists is like bog oak, the ball of his heel like a basalt egg.
In Eden, made from bog oak, a tall, thin couple press themselves together inside a loop of wood.
As well as more benign varieties like limewood, Lamba has in recent years been making pieces from ancient bog oak, a material which insists on keeping a disconcertingly wild life of its own.
Other jet lookalikes include cannel coal, Irish bog oak and, in the 20th century, Bakelite and other kinds of plastic.