Classy Blackthorn Knobstick
The Blackthorn Knob Stick is a traditional and very highly regarded country walking stick. The rich reddish-brown color of the blackthorn bark is as distinctive as it is appealing. Grown from coppiced wood, blackthorn is an extremely thorny plant capable of inflicting poisoning on the forester if not correctly handled when cutting the sticks. However, the finished product is much admired for its knobbly, rustic appearance. Finished with a ferule the approximate height of these unique walking sticks is Aprox. 36-37 inches. These sticks are in limited supply. They are the most sought after and admired walking sticks in the world by collectors. They are never two a like and each has it's on character built into the grain of the wood.