Dirk Loots - Calypso

Status - Available

Price: $ 1500.... + shipping

This is the Calypso by Dirk Loots. This elegant art knife features a single piece of CPM 154 steel forming the blade and frame, it has been heat treated and cryo quenched, the blade has a mirror polished finish, the blade ricasso was carved, pierced and textured as to appear to be made of two pieces, the rounded spine is decorated with a two tone design that ends as it curves towards the end of the lanyard hole. The bolsters are Timascus and the scales are Mother of pearl. This knife is one of Dirk Loots’s Knifemakers Guild probationary jury knives used for acceptance into the Knifemakers Guild, the blade is marked with a deep etched Dirk Loots logo and an American flag to signify that this is a jury knife. This is a gorgeous work of art that will surely enhance any collection.

Dirk is an emigre from South Africa now proudly living in the US. Dirk, a member of the South African Knifemakers Guild, is in the process of joining the Knifemakers Guild here is the US. He makes a line of using knives but his love is the art pieces he produces. Besides being a knifemaker Dirk is also a professional photographer.

blade length: 5 1/2" ............................................handle: 4 3/4" ..................................... overall: 10 1/4"

case/sheath: zippered pouch

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