Each gift knife from the Zlatoust masters 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.
Handmade knife is a classic men’s gift. From ancient times, it was customary to give a knife for birth, or lay a person to rest with a knife. Both men and women wore knives on their belts. After all, it was the knife that was the talisman and cult object, protecting its owner.
The stabbing blade has a curved line of the butt. The blade is forged of damask steel made by alloying metal packets. Damask steel has a characteristic ornament that can be used to judge its quality. The blade has a finget recess which prevents the fingers from sliding off the hilt to the tip. The knife is suitable for an active person who is fond of hunting, fishing or traveling.
This example of souvenir weapons with a drawing of a bird of prey is a symbol of charisma, sensuality and power, an option of a symbolic gift for happiness and good luck.