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San Mai Damascus Bowie

by Carpenter, Charles (Big River Forge)

SKU 1094728

Date Added 07/12/2024

# Available 1

Price $1,795.00


This Bowie by Journeyman Smith Charles Carpenter features a Damascus core(1084/15N20) San Mai blade with false top edge, .220" blade stock and 1.880" blade depth, hidden tang construction. The handle has a Damascus guard with a bronze spacer, Desert Ironwood burl grip with a single stainless steel pin. Comes with a hand tooled brown leather sheath and zippered case. New from maker at the 2024 Blade Show. Comes with COA.

Product Details

Blade Length 9.625

Overall Length 14.75

Weight (oz) 13.2

Source From maker

Additional Specs

Knife Type Has Sheath, Hidden Tang

Blade Material Damascus, San Mai

Blade Details Clip Point

Handle Material Metallic, Wood

Other Details Sole Authorship

About the Maker

Carpenter, Charles (Big River Forge)
Carpenter, Charles (Big River Forge)

With a long family history of blacksmithing, Charles began his personal journey into bladesmithing in 2013. He joined the American Bladesmith Society in the summer of 2015, and started focusing solely on refining the Art of bladesmithing. After presenting his blades at the blade show in Atlanta, he earned his Journeyman Smith ranking from the ABS in 2019. While he does use a few pieces of modern equipment like forging presses and belt grinders for specific tasks, Charles’ primary focus has remained on perfecting the art of the traditionally hand forged blade by using a one hundred plus year old coal forge, anvil, and hand hammers to forge every blade that leaves Big River Forge.