“Long May She Wave” Bowie and Presentation Box


By John Thunert, JTKnifeworks

The Damascus was made from a combined 21 layers of steel from the Battleship Texas, 15N20, and 1084 high carbon steels with a solid 1084 core. The guard is made solely from Battleship Texas Steel. The spacer (between the red, white, and blue accents and the curly maple handle) is deck wood from the Battleship Texas.
The presentation case is made from Texas sourced black walnut and curly maple. It was crafted by Mark, Jeff, and Jacob Matthews.

For auction at the Fall Artisans Auction, date TBD, 2024

Auction Info

Buy It Now Price: $4500

Item Specifications:

  • Made from Battleship Steel, Deck Wood
  • Bowie OAL: 13 in Blade: 8 in
  • Presentation Box: 17.5 x 6 x 3.5 in
  • 14.2 oz