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Campidanese knife

The artefact

This core-reinforced straight blade jack knife is typical of a Sardinian tradition called campidanese. It is the result of a study on Medio Campidano knives, similar to the pattadese models used by shepherds. This hand-made artefact features a stainless steel blade and a mutton horn handle with a hand-chamfered nickel silver metal ring.


Materiali: Steel, Horn, Nickel silver
Tecniche di lavorazione: Pattadese jack knife
Dimensioni: Blade cm 10 to cm 15
Località di produzione: Villanovaforru

Settore: Knives

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