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Mamuthones knife

The artefact

The Mamuthones mask - typical of the local carnival - skilfully carved onto the single-piece polished black buffalo horn characterises this sought-after jack knife with satin-finished steel blade and joint ring. Designed by the knife makers Piccioni brothers, it can be customised in its decorative details.


Materiali: Steel, Horn
Tecniche di lavorazione: The crafting of the blade, Single-piece handle, Ring joint
Dimensioni: Length 18 cm; Width 2.4 cm; Thickness 1.6 cm

Artigiano: Fratelli Piccioni
Settore: Knives

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