154cm Bronze / Copper Libra Round Head Shovel Hand Tool
This hardwearing bronze Libra shovel is a beautiful, practical addition to any gardeners tool collection. The shovel had a rounded end with a wide pointed blade , which many gardeners find easier to use. The steam-bent ash shaft allows the users to dig and twist the shovel , loosening the soil while keeping an upright posture. The head of this shovel is made from high-grade, work-hardened bronze , specially designed to stand up to the stresses shovels are subjected to. The strong and resilient handle compliments the golden shine of the blade. Features Hardwearing bronze blade – The spade is crafted in specially designed bronze , making the product hardwearing and capable of standing up to the rigours and stresses spades are subjected to Wide pointed blade – The spades wide pointed blade allows for greater control for the user, scooping up large portions of earth at a time. This variety of blade is also useful for lifting potatoes and other matter . Stunning finish – Polished bronze shines a brilliant gold, making bronze tools glorious collectors pieces as well as practical tools Fosters conditions for plant growth – Bronze and copper tools have been proven to aid in the development and growth of crops and plants Specifications Length: 154cm (5ft) Blade Width: 27cm (10½ins) Weight: 2.3kg (5lbs) Hardwearing bronze blade The spade is crafted in specially designed bronze , making the product hardwearing and capable of standing up to the rigours and stresses spades are subjected to. Why choose bronze? In the 1940s, the Austrian biomimicry experimenter Viktor Schauberger proved that copper and bronze tools helped enrich soil with copper-trace elements , creating the conditions for valuable micro-organisms to develop. Copper and bronze tools are also far more durable and hard-wearing than iron implements, staying free of rust and remaining functional for years. Copper tools are a beautiful, practical addition to any garden shed that help encourage plant growth while retaining their stunning look and feel.