Des Horn Mammoth Bark & Damascus Front Flipper Art Folder

$1,450.00

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Description

Knife Specifications: Des Horn Mammoth Bark & Damascus Front Flipper Art Folder
Blade Length: 2.8″
Overall Length: 6.5″
Blade Type: Drop Point
Blade Composition: Damasteel Stainless Damascus
Bolster Composition: Zirconium Inlaid with 24K Solid Gold Engraved by Julien Marchal
Handle Material: Ancient Mammoth Bark
Locking Mechanism: Silicone Nitride Ball/Titanium Linerlock Mechanism
Opening: Integral Front Flipper

Additional Features: Des Horn is a South African knifemaker that is credited as being one of the founding fathers of the South African Custom Knife Making Art.  His artistic and hand craftsmanship abilities are truly amazing and evident in this wonderful ball lock folder.  Des started with very special ancient wooly mammoth bark ivory scales, cryogenically heat treated damasteel damascus blade, damasteel back spacers and expertly fileworked anodized titanium liners.  The Silicon Nitride ball acts as a buffer for the linerlock release mechanism which works flawlessly.  The scrollwork and inlayed 24K gold are expertly executed by Julien Marchal, a gifted Belgium native that is also a gun maker.  What an incredible one of a kind unique gents folder that is both filled with old world class and beautiful lines as well.

Additional information

Weight 16 oz
Dimensions 8 × 3 × 2 in
blade_material

stainless damascus, stainless steel

bolster

yes

filework

yes

handle material

ivory, mammoth

Knife Type

folding knives

locking mechanism

Silicone Nitride Ball, linerlock

Main Blade Style

drop point

opening mechanism

Front Flipper

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