Marius Smide 240x60mm Black Tiger Damascus integral bolster gyuto with bog oak handle and dyed birch bark spacer.
This knife has a low layer twist damascus and a forged integral bolster. Handle is made out of bog oak from a ship wreck found in Stockholm archipelago.
The steel is heat treated to...
The Artificery 213mm x 54 mm woodgrain pattern stainless CPM154/AEB-L Damascus integral gyuto with amboyna burl handle. 200g weight
Made by William Brigham with his own stainless Damascus made from CPM154 and AEB-L. Matched with a spectacularly colorful reddish amboyna burl handle, this is a...
Compare the patterns on your knife against the patterns on this knife from a BST ad a few years ago.
Let's pose the scenario slightly differently.
You see $400 dollars on one end of the table and the same nice knife you spoke of on the other end of the table and you are standing in the middle. Only this time there are lots of people waiting for you to make your decision so they can take up the...
I found the Kagekiyo Damascus in Hong Kong at KTH (King Tak Hong). The handle is stunning and the brass has slight roughness so I don't need to worry about ebony being slippery when wet. More info and pics of it in my gallery.
Kagekiyo 240mm blue 1 damascus wide bevel gyuto with octagonal ebony handle with brass ferrule and endcap
Full length: 384mm
Blade length: 230mm
Height at heel: 50mm
Thickness at heel: 3.9mm
Thickness 1cm from tip: 1mm
Bought this gorgeous blade from KTH in Hong Kong...