Passion France

Sujet – Plow Knife Brass

Motives from all walks of life decorate this little “SWISS KNIFE” (couteau suisse) as it is also called. The handle bolsters are made from solid brass; for PassionFrance, they are embossed using the original bronze molds, some of which date back to the 19th century. They show motives from the agricultural lifecycle, like sewing, harvesting, teams of oxen or horses plowing the fields, hunting or maritime motives as well as a rare motif depicting the Titanic, that has been newly produced again for PassionFrance. Furthermore sports motifs like tennis, rugby, soccer or boxing from the 1920s, a nude Venus etc. Many of these masterful motifs go back to M.Okinsburger how also embossed the stamp at the Paris mint that was then used for stamping the coins.
The different blades and tools attached to the knives are hammered according to the old tradition from fine-grained carbon steels.

  • 10 cm, special edition “horse- and ox-drawn plows”, blade carbon-steel
  • Made in France

59,90

1 in stock

SKU: Passion France-Sujet - Plow-Brass Categories: , , ,

Description

Motives from all walks of life decorate this little “SWISS KNIFE” (couteau suisse) as it is also called. The handle bolsters are made from solid brass; for PassionFrance, they are embossed using the original bronze molds, some of which date back to the 19th century. They show motives from the agricultural lifecycle, like sewing, harvesting, teams of oxen or horses plowing the fields, hunting or maritime motives as well as a rare motif depicting the Titanic, that has been newly produced again for PassionFrance. Furthermore sports motifs like tennis, rugby, soccer or boxing from the 1920s, a nude Venus etc. Many of these masterful motifs go back to M.Okinsburger how also embossed the stamp at the Paris mint that was then used for stamping the coins.
The different blades and tools attached to the knives are hammered according to the old tradition from fine-grained carbon steels.

  • 10 cm, special edition “horse- and ox-drawn plows”, blade carbon-steel
  • Made in France