ABS Mastersmith Rick Dunkerley is well known in the collectible knife world for his crafting of folding knives so when a fixed blade knife of this quality and workmanship comes on the market it is truly a rare find.
The fancy fighter showcased here is a ladder pattern damascus blade having a nitre blued 1084 & 15n20 blade with filework on the top of the blade and a Spanish Notch with a total blade length of 7and 1/4 inches.
The steel guard is from 1018 steel that has filework,texturing and has been nitra blued.
The spacer is also 1018 steel that is textured and blued.
The total overall length of the knife is 12 and 1/4 inches.
The handle is from a solid chunk of stabilized walrus ivory that has been carved and textured.
The knife comes with a brown hand stiched leather sheath with a keeper strap and the name of the maker Dunkerley.
Fit and finish are of the highest order and this knife is priced well below its actual value.