Blue Knotted Oar (Non-Military)
This piece of Marlinspike Seamanship is a traditional form of knotting passed down from sailor to sailor throughout the ages. This original knotted 3 foot Wooden Oar was knotted by hand with 82 ft. of Blue Paracord in a French Spiral Hitching. Two White Turk's head knots adorn the body of this oar. Columbus, GA Latitude and Longitude along with a map silhouette, compass and a Ladder Mat knot adorn the paddle head. This creation was knotted and hand etched in a period of 8.5 hours.