City knife with fossil mammoth handle and full tang contruction. In a full tang knife, the metal runs all the way through, from the tip of the blade to the base of the handle. You can still see the steel in many full tang blades if you run your finger along the top of the knife. This knife was created by the famous American knife-maker John Young. It comes with a handmade natural leather cover with a loop to hang it on your belt The knife itself has a hole at the bottom of the handle that allows a string to be inserted.
Made in U.S.A
Blade lenght: 5 cm
Blade widht: 1,6 cm
Handle lenght: 7,8 cm
Handle widht: 1,7 cm
Calfskin leather *
Never leave item soaking in water
Use a very soft cloth to polish it to avoid any kind of abrasion
* The calfskin that is marketed comes exclusively from controlled farms, they are not part of protected species and are not threatened with extinction.
John Young is one of the hottest custom knife makers in the world today. Mentored by Steve Johnson (who is a world class maker who at one time worked as a Partner of Bob Loveless), his knack for creating a distinctive and beautiful blade puts him in world class company. Each knife made by John meets the exacting standard and superior workmanship of a master craftsman. From the tip of the blade to the end of the hilt, there is no room for compromise in the quality of materials or the care taken to create each work of art. Your investment in a John Young knife will bring you lasting satisfaction.