woodnut.gif - 6.0 K

Return To Wood Store

Marblecake English Walnut Gunstock Blank

2 7/16" Thick x 6" to 10 1/2" Wide x 19" to 20 1/2" Long

Only one out of many thousand english walnut trees across the globe will yield the characteristics displayed in this one of a kind blank. The high-end collectible gun market refer to these striking color contrasts and grain flow as marblecake. This blank was sawn from a variety of english walnut known as "franquette". This is a blemish free oversized english walnut blank allowing ample room for a perfectly matched forearm. The blank has been air dried to 10% or less moisture content. The color images were taken by dampening the wood with alcohol and the template images were shot dry with no finish applied. Price: $1,500.