Product Description for Meteorite folder
Maker: Kevin Harvey, M.S. (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 1197
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 2.62 in.
Total length: 6.00 in.
Blade height (at heel): 0.71 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.10 in.
Item weight: 1.80 oz.
Blade: Heather Harvey random pattern Damascus
Bolster: Gibeon meteorite from Namibia
Handle: Mother of pearl bolsters with fully fileworked heat colored liners and a warthog tooth backbar
Style: Folding linerlock
Description: The bolsters are formed from the Gibeon meteorite, which landed in Great Namaqualand, Namibia, Africa, over 4 billion years ago. The Gibeon fragments are spread over one of the largest strewn fields in the world, measuring 70 miles wide by 230 miles long and have a distinctive pattern known as the Widmanstatten pattern, which is one of the richest and most distinct patterns found in meteorites. The blade is well centered and has excellent action. the heat blued liners are meticulously fileworked and show a wide range of colors.
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