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Pattadesa knife

The artefact

This pattadese jack knife, with its elongated myrtle leaf-shaped steel blade, its striped Sardinian mutton horn handle and its steel guard, is decorated with a lapwing-shaped engraving. The precious knife is available is a leather case.


Materiali: Steel, Horn
Tecniche di lavorazione: Pattadese jack knife, The crafting of the blade, Ring joint
Dimensioni: Total length cm 23 ; Handle length cm 13 ; Blade length cm 11
Località di produzione: Sinnai

Artigiano: Knife Sardinia
Settore: Knives

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