Custom and repurposed knives
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Taking and making new knives and axes as well as re-purposing old knife blades and/or handles and matching them with new handles or blades....
"Resurrection" large mammal vertebra found beachcombing combined with a Damascus steel blade, elk antler and palm nut pommel.

"Resurrection" large mammal vertebra found beachcombing combined with a Damascus steel blade, elk antler and palm nut pommel.

Janbia, dating from mid 1800's with an inscription in arabic "khedive of Egypt" on the back unknown if that is previous owner o name of knife, handle is inset with coral, mother of pearl, brass,bone (or ivory),brass pins.  A considerable amount of work as well as a unique blade style whereas most of these knives were made with a raised center ridge, this blade has three grooves.  Sheath is made of wood covered with brass ....

Janbia, dating from mid 1800's with an inscription in arabic "khedive of Egypt" on the back unknown if that is previous owner o name of knife, handle is inset with coral, mother of pearl, brass,bone (or ivory),brass pins. A considerable amount of work as well as a unique blade style whereas most of these knives were made with a raised center ridge, this blade has three grooves. Sheath is made of wood covered with brass ....

250yr old axe head re-handled, likely original use was for smoothing beams and tenons, razor sharp high quality steel.

old axe head re-handled, likely original use was for smoothing beams and tenons, razor sharp high quality steel.

custom small skinning knife or multi-purpose kitchen/camp knife...440C stainless steel blade, 4" blade 3 1/2" sharpened 7 " overall. Handle is custom crazy lace agate, vintage stock from old lapidary supplies,(45 + yrs old)

custom small skinning knife or multi-purpose kitchen/camp stainless steel blade, blade 3 sharpened 7 " overall. Handle is custom crazy lace agate, vintage stock from old lapidary + yrs old)

1800's Warrington hammer in good enough shape to use without any restoration needed other than a mild cleaning.....

Warrington hammer in good enough shape to use without any restoration needed other than a mild cleaning.

herder blade mid to late 1800's with ne roebuck spike and maple/wenge/osageorange/horn laminated handles

herder blade mid to late with ne roebuck spike and maple/wenge/osageorange/horn laminated handles

"Dyr's dottir"  a custom made damascus steel saexe, comfortable in the hand either sharp edge up or down, designed for the larger hand.  Loosely translated as  "The Beast's Daughter" this knife is the second one of this style.

"Dyr's dottir" a custom made damascus steel saexe, comfortable in the hand either sharp edge up or down, designed for the larger hand. Loosely translated as "The Beast's Daughter" this knife is the second one of this style.

custom made pocket knife with damascus steel blade and bolster, malachite handle, overall 14 cm long with a 2 3/4" blade

custom made pocket knife with damascus steel blade and bolster, malachite handle, overall 14 cm long with a 2 blade

Custom multi purpose knife with agate handle maple branch stand

Custom multi purpose knife with agate handle maple branch stand

custom short blade kitchen/multi purpose  knife, stainless steel blade with lace agate handle on maple stand

custom short blade kitchen/multi purpose knife, stainless steel blade with lace agate handle on maple stand

"Fang" bowie style blade with elk antler and maple handle 16 1/2" overall

"Fang" bowie style blade with elk antler and maple handle 16 overall

Herder blade mid 19th century with vegetable ivory,wenge/osage orange and antler handle

Herder blade mid century with vegetable ivory,wenge/osage orange and antler handle

4 Blade pocket knife with crazy lace agate scales and file work decorated blades

4 Blade pocket knife with crazy lace agate scales and file work decorated blades

250+ year old polled axe head on a modern handle, heavier blade can be used one or two handed both on the attack and blocking or building your cabin, a very serious piece of equipment...rawhide reinforced shoulder covered with 10 oz leather for added protection, deerhide covered throat and neck for firm grip, leather wrist strap and brass tack decoration

250+ year old polled axe head on a modern handle, heavier blade can be used one or two handed both on the attack and blocking or building your cabin, a very serious piece of equipment...rawhide reinforced shoulder covered with 10 oz leather for added protection, deerhide covered throat and neck for firm grip, leather wrist strap and brass tack decoration

massive bowie... in the search for the indestructible knife, Damascus steel, and cherry handle

in the search for the indestructible knife, Damascus steel, and cherry handle

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