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"Lesorja" jack knife

The artefact

This hand-made jack knife features a classic myrtle leaf shape. The artefact is characterized by a pecurial mutton-horn handle embellished with an engraved brass guard.

Details

Materiali: Steel, Horn
Tecniche di lavorazione: The crafting of the blade, Single-piece handle
Dimensioni: Total length cm 31 ; Handle length cm 17 ; Blade length cm 14
Località di produzione: Nuoro

Artigiano: Gino Moledda
Settore: Knives

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