This gorgeous knife was made from steel forged by Emiel Besseling.
Handle made from stabillised mallee burl, yellow maple and epoxy resin insert. Bolster from stabillised beech and black G10 spacer.
EMIEL Besseling is a Dutch smith who specialises in forging damascus steel and axes.
He has a passion for functional art and surely knives fit that bill.
Emiel is living in Hälsingland Sweden and is an official guild smith in Norhälsinge Järnsmides Gillet.
Emiel Besseling finds sharing information, knowledge and passion of the craft very important. Therefore he enjoys working together with other craftsmen.