Salvatore Puddu Art Knife - Brian Hochstrat, Engraver
This is a three blade Art Knife by Italian Master Salvatore Puddu. This spectacular work of art features ATS-34 Blades with mirror polished finishes, all hardware is hidden. The blades all lock-back and have 12k gold locks, the liners are 24k gold plate, the spider web gold inlay centered in the handles is inlaid with Pen Shell. The Bulino shaded engraving is by Master Engraver Brian Hochstrat with 22kt Gold applied and shaded. This piece is new from both the maker and engraver, a piece I commissioned and is now available for the discerning collector.
Blade length: all blades are approx. 3"
Closed: 4 1/4"
Case/sheath: A beautiful custom leather pouch accompanies this piece.
Salvatore is a full-time knife maker specializing in multi-blade lock-back folders with flawless fit and finish and in a unique style. Salvatore makes very few knives each year, so they are very difficult to acquire.
Brian is an multi award winning engraver who also builds saddles, bits & spurs along with his engraving of guns and knives. He and his work have been featured in a number of prestigious publications.