This is an 01 tool steel clip point fixed blade knife. The knife was made by hand in St. Louis, Missouri.
The blade is made from extremely tough 01 tool steel. It was shaped by hand with hand tools and finished with a flat grind. This blade was heat treated by hand in a charcoal forge. Forge scale was left on the blade to protect it from rust and leave it with a rugged appearance. This knife was sharpened by hand on a diamond stone.
The handle is made of stabilized black palm. This is a rare exotic wood with a beautiful pattern. It is held in place with 9 pins forming an upside down cross. This handle was hand rubbed to 1000 grit and finished with tru oil. This stabilized wood is completely impervious to moisture.
The sheath is a simple rugged friction fit leather sheath. It was triple stitched for strength and to maintain the rugged look. The sheath is a simple clamshell design with a locking belt clip. A locking lever makes this sheath hold in place once its clipped to your belt, boot, or pocket. The sheath is stamped with the words nasty woman and then hand rubbed to given them softer lines.