Gentlemen Medium Linerlock
5 11/16 inches
"Islands In The Stream" Pattern High Carbon Damascus Steel
Yellow Sapphire graded IF (which is the highest grade given and
means the gemstone is internally flawless and free of inclusions)
top of blade and liners
Jeweled Medium Linerlock
are the tallest living trees on earth. In the mid 1800ís logging
operations took place in Northern California, where these trees
grow, leaving behind a bunch of stumps that were deemed unusable.
These stumps are now being salvaged. Most
of this salvaged wood has been dried over a hundred years. The
stumps often have burl in
the grain is radically deformed because of some stress or damage and
makes small birdseye knots.
This burl wood has an amazing amount of figured birdseye--
probably some of the highest concentration of birdseye in any wood
in the world.
Spalted Oak is from a species of oak called White Oak. White
Oak is native
to North America in the eastern and central United States and
eastern and central Canada.
is technically not a particular type of Oak species but refers to
Oak that is in the process of rotting and has a bunch of fungi in
the wood. The fungi in
this particular piece has created a two-tone
wild figure piece of wood. This particular
piece has lots of figure and complements
the Redwood Burl nicely.
and Knife Stand