Since ancient times, around the world, a man from an early age and throughout his life tried to keep the knife he was gifted with. Women also carried knives with them on their belts. Archaeologists often find knives with blades grind off during excavations in tombs. This proves the fact that the knife was not only a tool of labor and defence, but also a sacred item, an object of power, a talisman and a guard.
All-metal scabbard are decorated with a tiger pattern. A tiger is a symbol of energy, power, strength, speed and talent, as well as fierce might and ruthlessness. This symbol is both lunar and solar, animal and divine, aggressive and noble. He is both a creator and a destroyer, for energy can manifest itself both in creation and in destruction. They fear and honor him.
The hilt is carved from wood of the Karelian birch.
Weapon makers of Zlatoust are suppliers of decorative items for the main residence of the President of Russia — the Kremlin. Handwork of Zlatoust masters, metal turners and engravers, the “Tiger” knife is a luxurious version of a VIP gift for a man — a leader, colleague, business partner for an anniversary, birthday, general or personal holiday.