230,000 RUB Approximate price 3256 USD, 11959 AED, 12212 SAR
Keeping traditions of the Zlatoust engraving on steel, we offer you a handmade souvenir knife which will become both a great gift, and an adornment of the collection. Having bought your first souvenir knife from Pegasus Leaders, you will discover a new, rich and diverse world of decorated items.
For the second century in a row, the Zlatoust metal engraving is an original and rare kind of Russian craft. It was born at the beginning of the 19th century as a way of decorating author’s edged weapons made at the Armory founded by decree of Tsar Alexander I.
A straight blade made of damask steel is decorated with a gilded ornament. The grip limiter adds originality to the product. Its shape resembles a European sword. Metal hilt is strewn with inlaid jewelry stones. All-metal scabbard are decorated with an ornament, inlaid stones and the image of a shark. Total number of jewelry stones used in the decor is 451 pcs. The hilt with the scabbard is plated with pure gold. Gilding retains its original appearance for a long time. Parts are less susceptible to aggressive external influences, oxidation and corrosion.
Each gift knife of the masters of Zlatoust is a vivid example of handmade and inspired collective creativity. Weapon makers, artists and engravers worthily keep and develop the Zlatoust traditions of metal decoration. When creating each item, they combine talent, creativity and a high level of performance.
The knife is placed in a stylish wooden box and is ready for gifting.