This Ekonda knife and handle have been vetted as being authentic with signs of use and age.
Photographs © Hamill Gallery
18" high x 6.5" wide x 2" deep
The wood handle is bound in a shaped metal wire that is no earlier than the 1950's. Turned towards the source of light, the nice sheen of the blade is apparent.
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