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Turks heads Are the most common decorative knot in terms of traditional marlinespike seamanship. The turks head is Actually a class of knots which can be made around a cylinder or flat like a mat. They are classified by the number of Loops along the edge and by the number of strands it Appears to have in the weave. They are made of a single continuous line (3 strands for 2 colors) but look like An endless weave of multiple strands.


Made of stiffened twine and wood in the US by a sailor.

Turks head baskets

Price: $125.00$265.00

Medium Turks head basket 8 diameter

10 bight 11 strand turks head

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