Ryuichi "Ryu" Kawamura - Gunstock Pattern Slipjoint - sold
This is a Gunstock pattern two bladed folder from Ryuichi 'Ryu' Kawamura. This beauty features hand rubbed satin finished blades of ATS-34 steel, half stops, jigged antique red bone scales, banner style sheild and Rose Gold pins, the bolsters are 410 steel. Ryu is a master of his craft making tradional style knives at the highest level of fit and finish.
For many years I collected the Gunstock pattern. At one time I had the best, highest quality, collection of custom gunstock pattern knives in the world, many being the first of this pattern done by some of the best makers in the world, i.e. Tony & Reese Bose, Warren Osborne, Joe Kious, Terry Davis, Richard Rogers, Kaj Embertsen and many others. This Ryu is from my collection.
Blade length: 2 1/2" (primary), 2" (secondary)
Closed: 3 1/4"
Overall: 5 3/4"
case/sheath: zippered pouch
All prices listed are net to Knifeology plus shipping.