"Ladder" pattern Damascus High Carbon Steel
top of blade
An Orange Sapphire graded IF (which is the highest grade given and
means the gemstone is internally flawless and free of inclusions
Pouch and Knife Stand
Silky Oak has a very conspicuous
flecking. The wood itself is a reddish brown with light brown rays.
silky Oak has the most pronounced figure and displays the largest flecks when
perfectly quartersawn. These flecks make the wood looks
in appearance. This particular piece is awesome
and explodes with 3-D figure when rotated.
Honduras Rosewood is a very
hard and heavy wood with multi red and brown colors. Honduras
Rosewood has a distinctive rose fragrance. This wood has been sought
after hundreds of years ago from furniture and musical instrument
makers. Honduras Rosewood sometimes produces a burl in which the grain is radically deformed because of some
stress or damage and makes small birdseye knots. This burl wood is highly figured and is sliced into veneers and thus accounts for much of its rarity and price. The Honduras Rosewood
Burl that I use has been sustainably harvested.
This particular piece provides a nice contrast to the Silky