Overall: 425 mm Blade: 255 mm
Blade thickness: 6 mm
Blade width: 38 mm
gold 4,5 µm
Blade Rockwell hardness 56 HRC
Art knife produced by traditional methods of metalwork and decoration:
Etching, polishing, engraving, nickel plating, gold plating, blackening, inlay.
Blade of stainless steel 440C with gilded decorative engravings both sides. Artistically crafted as the sword of the Ancient greek hero Perseus.
The handle is made of metal an wooden parts. A complex guard with two oppositely curved quillions. Azurite stones inlay on a circlet and on a roundel of one of the quillions. Brass made and gilded head of Ancient greek monster Medusa, beheaded by Perseus embedded on one side. Carved walnut wooden grip. Fine crafted and gilded head of Perseus In Ancient greek helmet for the pommel.
The scabbard is all-metal forged. A scene of the Ancient greek mytologiy representing the saving of Andromeda by Perseus from the monster Cetus depicted on one side. Fine engraved and gilded ornamets on both sides. Decoratively curved tip.
Manufacturing time: 72 days.