A piece from the knife collection “Ancient Greek Pantheon”.
Overall length: 250 mm
Blade length: 125 mm
Blade thickness: 4 mm
Blade width: 40 mm
Coating thickness: nickel 26 µm; gold 4,5 µm; silver 12,5 µm
Blade Rockwell hardness 56 HRC
Crafted made knife produced by traditional methods of metalwork and decoration techniques: etching, polishing, engraving, nickel plating, gold plating, silver plating, silver blackening.
Blade of stainless steel 440C. Illustrated with a scene of the Ancient Greek mythology, representing Dionysus the god of wine, fruitfulness, parties, festivals, madness, chaos, drunkenness, vegetation and ecstasy. He is portrayed as effeminate, long-haired youth with his wand thyrsus, grape vine and a crown of ivy. A tiger as one of sacred Dionysus animals is depicted on the background. Additional decoration with engraved typical ancient Greek ornaments on both sides of the blade.
The handle is made of birch burl, with one finger groove. Brass made and the gilded guard and pommel with decorative ball ending. Ornamental adornment.
Luxury handmade wooden box. Two pairs of demonstrative gloves in the set.
Manufacturing process: 38 days.