Nordic Hunter with Crosscut Mammoth and Damascus

Product Description for Nordic Hunter with Crosscut Mammoth and Damascus

Maker: Simone Raimondi (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 99022
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 4.90 in.
Cutting edge length: 4.25 in.
Total length: 9.80 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.12 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.17 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.17 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.08 in.
Item weight: 8.00 oz.
Shipment weight: 16.2 oz.
Blade: Hand forged san mai damascus blade with an O2 carbon steel core and 80 layers on each side of O2 and W-1.2767 carbon steels
Bolster: Engraved nickel silver with Sterling silver spacers
Handle: Crosscut mammoth ivory
Sheath: Traditional Swedish leather sheath
Description: Italian bladesmith Simone Raimondi began his journey into custom knives at the 2002 CIC show in Milan. By 2005 he had become a full time maker and in 2007 he received his master title (maestro della Corporazione) from the Corporazione Italiana Coltellinai). He is a voting member of the American Knifemakers Guild. He has received numerous awards for his work. As shown in this exquisite Nordic Hunter, Raimondi is heavily influenced by Nordic knives.
The Nordic influenced blade is a san mai constructions. An O2 carbon steel core is surrounded by 80 layers on each side composed of alternating layers of O2 and W-1.2767 carbon steels. The blade is heat treated to 60 Hrc.
The handle is formed from crosscut mammoth ivory. Sterling silver spacers surround a nickel silver ferrule engraved by C Cavedon.
The knife is accompanied by a hand stitched, hand tooled traditional Swedish leather sheath.

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