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Traditional knife

The artefact

This jack knife has a finely crafted classic myrtle leaf-shaped blade, a handle with a spring, shaped sides in light mouflon horn and engraved brass guard. Made entirely by hand with expert technique in the perfect mechanics and harmonious aesthetics, it is part of the renowned production of this knife maker.

Details

Materiali: Horn, Steel
Tecniche di lavorazione: The crafting of the blade, Pattadese jack knife
Dimensioni: Length 32 cm; Width 3 cm
Località di produzione: Nuoro

Artigiano: Gino Moledda
Settore: Webbing

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