These small bone blanks are pieces of beef shank bone which has been cleaned and trimmed to save you work preparing bone for your projects. They can be used for scrimshaw, carving or scrollsaw projects. They carve and cut easily with all standard woodworking tools. Each blank is approximately 7/8" to 1" wide" X 3" long. The thickness on these bone blanks vary between 1/8" to 3/16" thick.