CRKMNDAMMAM: Fossilized Mammoth Ivory Handle with Sapphire inlay pivot pin and Ladder Damascus BladeChris Reeve KnivesThis Mnandi is about the prettiest knife we have ever sold here at the KnifeCenter.
That's saying a lot! The Mammoth Ivory is amazing is color and design as is the beautiful sapphire in the pivot. The Mnandi combines the traditional high quality performance you have come to expect from Chris Reeve Knives with the elegant beauty of the handle materials. This compact accessory is also appealing to the ladies. The Mnandi, pronounce mm-nun-dee, is accurately named from the Zulu word meaning very nice.
This elegant piece of art is designed with titanium handles which are inlaid with an earthly color of fossilized Mammoth Ivory on the front and back. The pivot pin has a beautiful, machined decoration surrounding a high quality, blue sapphire. The Ladder Pattern Damascus blade is machined with an enlarged thumb/nail recess for easy opening one or two handed. The knife is very light weight, only 1.25 ounces. Its handle length is 3.6 inches, blade length, 2.75 inches and overall width, 0.4 inches. The pivot pin assembly is titanium and other assembly screws and pins are stainless steel. This is a "one of a kind" item!