Cocobolo Wood Damascus Steel Knife
Cocobolo Wood Damascus Steel Knife Blade: Hornet's Nest Damascus - Mike Norris, hand forged Damascus created from multiple alloys of stainless steel. This beautiful material is heat treated to Rockwell 58-59 for excellent sharpness and edge retention.
William Henry's Damascus is made is from several types of steel welded together to form a billet. The patterns vary depending on how the Damascus artist works the billet. The billet is drawn out and folded until the desired number of layers are formed and the Damascus billets are forged with a minimum of 300 layers.
Frame: Hand engraved stainless steel with24K yellow gold inlay - Jeff Parke, this frame houses a masterful piece of art, hand-engraved on 416 stainless steel with gold accents.
Scale/Inlay: Cocobolo wood is in the range of the woods ranking among the rarest and most spectacular in the world. It is hand selected for premium figure, color, and durability. Wood may be stabilized with resin to provide additional protection
One of the true tropical rosewoods, Cocobolo, is a very beautiful wood, ranging from a beautiful rich dark brick red, to a reddish or dark brown, with a figuring of darker irregular traces weaving through the wood. It is fine textured and oily in look and feel. Our premium Cocobolo is sourced responsibly from Mexico and Central America.
Gemstone: Citrine - This piece features premium natural gemstones, precision cut and set in an 18K gold bezel. The gems and bezel are set into stainless steel fittings and will last for many generations.