Damascus Birch Root Puukko
Product Description for Damascus Birch Root Puukko
Maker: Greger Forselius (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 3472
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 5.50 in.
Total length: 10.12 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.18 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.12 in.
Item weight: 6.16 oz.
Shipment weight: 8 oz.
Blade: Thunderforge Damascus forged from 1095 and O1 carbon steels along with pure nickel for contrast
Handle: Sculpted stabilized, double dyed birch root burl with nickel silver and buffalo horn spacers
Sheath: Hand-tooled traditional Swedish leather with an ebony button
Description: Swedish knifemaker Greger Forselius has a flair for design. This handle on this traditional Swedish Puukko has been highly sculpted the resulting shape is well rounded, fitting securely and comfortably in the hand. Silver spacers separate birch root burl. The rear section is sculpted from buffalo horn. The handle is finished off with a fossil mammoth ivory butt cap. The ivory shows off terrific grain structure.
The blade is formed from Thunderforge Damascus. The twist pattern is bold and shows off well both from a distance and up close.
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