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Art Knives Gallery

Art Knives Gallery - One of a kind selections of Art Knives by Kenneth King. These unique knives are beautifully sculpted with gemstones.



The Eye of God

The Eye of God

Diamonds (White & Black) & Blue Sapphires in 18Kt Yellow Gold Folder

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The Shogun #1

The Shogun #1

Made with twist patterned damascus steel with 18kt mokume

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S Guard Bowie

S Guard Bowie

Completely handcrafted. fully forged damascus blade

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The Emerald Dirk

The Emerald Dirk

Emerald Art Knife with Sheath

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The Emerald Coast

The Emerald Coast

Emerald & Diamond Folder

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The Shooting Star

The Shooting Star

Sapphire Folder

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The Persian Blade

The Persian Blade

A unique damascus steel blade pattern

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Jewels

Jewels

A jeweled unique folder .

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Art Knives Gallery Item Details

The Eye of God

The Eye of God

Diamonds (White & Black) & Blue Sapphires in 18Kt Yellow Gold Folder

This unbelievable 18Kt Gold folder was the talk of the 2006 Blade Show!
Bolster & Pommel sculpted in 18Kt Yellow Gold set with alternating rows of White Diamonds with triangular buttons of Black Diamonds.
The Handle consists of 18Kt Precious Metal Mokume with the "Eye" set into the center of the Mokume. The "Eye" consists of Blue Sapphires in the center surrounded by White Diamonds and the outside surrounded with Black Diamonds.
Damascus Blade has Diamonds set down the center in an 18Kt Gold strip.
Backspine is sculpted, liners are jeweled in a Blue color and annodized. Diamonds are set down the center of the back spine.
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = over $60,000.00

The Shogun #1

The Shogun #1

This knife is made with twist patterned damascus steel with 18kt mokume inlaid into the blade, 18kt yellow gold trim, carved mother-of-pearl, and 18kt mokume with pink tourmalines and diamonds.The sheath is made of sterling silver, trimmed with 18kt yellow gold and pink tourmalines.
Length = 9" with sheath
Will make similiar knife -depending on selections, but NO DUPLICATES
This knife can be made as an Art Knife or a Folder.
Kenneth King's 1st knife which won Best New Maker at the Blade Show 2003.
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = over $8500.00

S Guard Bowie

S Guard Bowie

Completely handcrafted by Kenneth King including fully forged damascus blade of 1095 carbon steel and pure nickel in a "sidewinder" pattern. Full tang handle has sterling silver scales, with 18kt gold, amethysts, diamonds, and sapphire accents. Bolster and pommel are set with silver pins and contain 18kt gold with amethyst accent. Blade is fullered and inlaid with 18kt gold pin stripe. Guard is hand forged from a solid silver ingot.
Length = 15 1/2"
Will make similiar knife - approximately $4500.00 depending on selections but NO DUPLICATES
Collectors Price = SOLD

The Emerald Dirk

The Emerald Dirk

This emerald art knife creation of Kenneth King is made with raindrop damascus steel with 18kt gold inlaid into the blade, 18kt yellow gold trim, carved mother-of-pearl, and 18kt mokume with emeralds & diamonds set into the mokume.
The sheath is made of sterling silver, trimmed with 18kt yellow gold and diamonds & emeralds set into the sheath.
This knife is featured on the Front cover of Knives Annual 2005.
Length = 9 1/2" with sheath
Will make similiar knife - depending on selections but NO DUPLICATES
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = over $12,000.00

The Emerald Coast

The Emerald Coast

This folder is a carved damascus steel master piece. The Damascus steel blade is carved with cutouts, and the blade is inlaid with 18kt gold strip of Emeralds & Diamonds. The handle continues the sculpture design with gold mother-of-pearl, 18kt gold button with an Emerald bezel set into the center, and inlaid 18kt gold strip of Emeralds & Diamonds. The backspine is made of 18kt gold, textured, engraved, and set with 17 round diamonds extending from the handle top all the way around the inside. This folder has file worked titanium liner. This folder has a combination of 97 Emeralds & Diamonds.
Open Length = 6 1/2"
Will make similiar knife - depending on selections but NO DUPLICATES
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = over $20,000.00

The Shooting Star

The Shooting Star

This carved damascus steel sapphire folder creation of Kenneth King is made with Vines and Roses damascus steel with 18kt gold inlaid into the handle, varying colors of Blue sapphires (from Light Blue to Dark Blue in color) set into the 18kt yellow gold, with diamonds and Blue Cabachon Sapphire set into the pivot disk. Also has 18kt gold spine with flush set diamonds.
Open Length = 7 3/4"
Will make similiar knife but NO DUPLICATES.
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = $6500.00

The Persian Blade

The Persian Blade

This art knife is a sole authorship selection of Kenneth King. The blade is a unique damascus steel blade pattern called "Stream & Flowers". It is made from alternating layers of O1, 1095 high carbon steel, and pure nickel.
The handle consists of precious metal mokume with a textured design and Emerald rosettes set in the center of the mokume. The gold mother-of-pearl has a carved design, the center of the Mother-of-Pearl is set with an Emerald surrounded by diamonds into 18kt yellow & white gold.
The carved guard and pommel are made of 1018 mild steel and hot salt blued. The sides of the handle are made of sterling silver which has been oxidized, then the sides were file-worked.
Open Length = 14 1/4"
Collectors Price = SOLD
Will make similar for $8500.00 but no duplicates.

Jewels

Jewels

This unique folder is jeweled beyond belief.
Bolster & Pommel are matching with Blue triangular Sapphires set in the center with a row of White Diamonds on each side of the sapphires which are all set in 18Kt Yellow Gold.
Handle has premium grade Mother of Pearl a Blue Sapphire set in the center on one side and a Yellow Sapphire set in the center on the other side, each surrounded by Diamonds set in 18Kt Yellow Gold. Then Champagne Diamonds are set down the center from the sapphires. There are also 2 strips of White Diamonds set in 18Kt Yellow Gold.
Damascus Blade set with Diamonds down the center. The Back Spine has Blue & Yellow oval Sapphires set in 18Kt Yellow Gold.
End of the Knife has Black Opal bezel set & set in 18Kt Yellow Gold.
Collectors Price = SOLD
Appraised Value = over $65,000.00