This is an exquisite Antique Ballon folder from Mastersmith Ron Newton. Great Damascus clip point blade; premium mammoth ivory scales; fully coin edge fileworked liners; fluted and fileworked front bolsters and scalloped, fileworked and scrolled rear bolsters in a ballon shape. The lockback release is raised and exposed portion of the forward backspring, which when depressed releases the blade for closing. An exceptional knife. Included with this knife is a Cocobolo Rosewood Display Box.