"DAMASCUS INDIAN CHIEF" SCRIMSHAW BONE FOLDER W/LEATHER SHEATH

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BRAND NEW-PICTURED KNIFE IS THE KNIFE YOU WILL RECEIVE

FREE SHIPPING AT CHECK OUT-DISCOUNT CODE: DAMASCUS

"INDIAN CHIEF"

IN THE EARLY 19TH CENTURY, WHALERS COULD FIND THEMSELVES AT SEA FOR UP TO TWO YEARS AT A TIME. WITH VERY LITTLE TO DO, SOME WHALERS WOULD SPEND HOURS AND HOURS ETCHING INTRICATE SCENES INTO WHALE TEETH AND BONES. THIS INCREDIBLE ART BECAME KNOW AS SCRIMSHAW. THE "INDIAN CHIEF" CELEBRATES THAT ART WITH ITS INTRICATE ETCHING ON THE BONE HANDLE OF THE KNIFE.

BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED, HAND MADE DAMASCUS STEEL (BACK LOCK W/THUMB PUSH CLOSURE, AND HAND MADE BRASS BOLSTERS)

BLADE: 4" HAND FORGED DAMASCUS STEEL. THE STUNNING BLADE IS THE RESULT OF HOURS OF FORGING. BLADE HAS BEAUTIFUL HAND GRINDS AND A NAIL NICK FOR EASE OF OPENING AND CLOSING. THE MAKER HAND FORGED THE BLADE OF THIS KNIFE WITH 1095 STEEL AND 15N20 NICKEL. 1095 IS A TRADITIONAL AND SOUGHT AFTER AMERICAN HIGH CARBON STEEL THAT IS PRIZED FOR KNIFE BLADES. THE BLADE HAS A ROCKWELL HARDNESS OF ABOUT 55.

HANDLE: 5" CAMEL BONE, COMPLIMENTED WITH HAND CAST BRASS BOLSTERS.

OVERALL LENGTH: 9"

SHEATH: EXTRA THICK, HANDMADE, TOOLED, AND SEWN LEATHER WITH BELT LOOP

DAMASCUS IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COLLECTORS AND HUNTERS.

THIS DAMASCUS KNIFE WILL BE THE TREASURE OF ANY COLLECTION!!!

NOTE: (YOU MUST BE OVER 18 YEARS TO PURCHASE)

BUYER RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE LOCAL AND STATE KNIFE LAWS.