Custom Knives By

John Bardsley

Knife Specifications:  Carved Black Lip Pearl Interframe Folder
Blade Length: 2.75"
Closed Length: 6 5/8"
Blade Type: Drop Point with carving
Blade Composition: Satin Finished ATS-34
Handle Material: Presentation Grade Black Lip Pearl Interframe
Bolster Composition: Carved 416 Stainless
Opening: Traditional
Other Features: We wish to welcome John Bardsley to our gallery of fine handmade knives with this lovely carved black lip pearl interframe adjustable lockback folder.  John is a new maker that has been our friend for many years.  His love of custom knives had brought him to the shop of Elvan Allred several years ago where he has been training ever since.   For a newer maker, John shows great promise and great desire to produce wonderful handmade knives.  This beautiful piece features wonderful black lip pearl scales inlaid in a carved 416 stainless steel handle.  The ATS-34 blade steel is also nicely carved near the riccasso which matches nicely with the carving on the knife handle.  The flared lockback configuration is adjustable and includes a special tool to alow for this adjustment by the user.  As you can see, this wonderful art piece would also make a nice carry piece with razor sharp blade, thin and low profile, and wonderful craftsmanship.  Keep up the great work John.  We look forward to offering more of your work very soon.
Price: sold
Availability: sold

Knife Specifications:  Carved Mammoth Tooth Interframe Folder
Blade Length: 2.75"
Closed Length: 6.25"
Blade Type: Drop Point with carving
Blade Composition: Damasteel Twist Pattern Stainless Damascus
Handle Material: Presentation Grade Blue Mammoth Tooth Interframe
Bolster Composition: Carved 416 Stainless
Opening: Traditional
Other Features: We wish to welcome John Bardsley to our gallery of fine handmade knives with this lovely carved mammoth tooth interframe lockback folder.  John is a new maker that has been our friend for many years.  His love of custom knives had brought him to the shop of Elvan Allred several years ago where he has been training ever since.  This beautiful piece features fantastic style and great materials. It is also quite usable !!   John shows great promise and great desire to produce wonderful handmade knives.  This beautiful piece features wonderful blue mammoth tooth scales inlaid in a carved 416 stainless steel handle.  The damasteel blade steel has a pattern that goes nicely with the style of the mammoth tooth inlay.  The flared lockback configuration is very unique and beautiful.  As you can see, this wonderful art piece would also make a nice carry piece with razor sharp blade, thin and low profile, and wonderful craftsmanship.  Keep up the great work John.  We look forward to offering more of your work very soon.
Price: sold
Availability: sold