A very unusual Chopping / Charcuterie Board as this has a strip of genuine Bog Oak running down the middle. A real talking point as this black piece of Oak has been carbon dated to 4300 years old.
Bog oak is a catchall name for partially fossilized wood. The origins of this ancient timber are a mysterious, wonderful thing, to be able to touch and feel something so old is a really special thing.
A copy of the carbon dating process will be supplied once the purchase is complete.
If you are interested in the origin of bog oak there are many recourses on line. We have a limited stock of this timber and can make other items from this fantastic looking timber.
Chopping board / Charcuterie board
This timber is genuine bog oak and as such has to be looked after. The board has been treated with Rustins food safe chopping board oil and must be re-oiled regularly to preserve it. Failure to do so means this board will crack and as such is not covered by guarantee. However just wipe it with a damp cloth and retreat/oil regularly and this board should last for many years to come.