Antique Sailmakers Lignum Vitae Serving Mallet *SOLD*
A very nice sailmakers' or sailors' lignum vitae serving mallet.
Used to wrap or 'serve' the rope with line or spunyarn.
Wonderful grain, colour and patina throughout.
The head is 27/8 inches wide.
83/4 inches overall length.
An attractive and fine example, please see images.