KNIVES @ Knives Gallery
Interested as a
knives collector, for an outstanding hunting knife or for a unique
gift here you will find some ideas amongst beautiful knives
produced by craftsmen and artists highly recognized for
the quality, style and functionality of their "jewels".
To get these knives, which we consider the best handmade knives both
traditional and modern Italian style, sometimes is a challenge but
then we are able to we offer what you can admire here below.
Famiglia Fogarizzu (Boiteddu, Tore, GianMario), 3rd and 4th
generation Knife makers in Pattada Italy since 1885, read
on image or text below to see more pictures and descriptions
for each knife.
are very proud to feature the knives produced by the
Fogarizzu's from Pattada in Sardinia. They have a centenary tradition in
knife making, with the "resolza" type,
the traditional shepherds knife that is now becoming a
symbol of the tradition and
beauty of the Italian island, then with the traditional and
modern Italian style and artistic production. The authors are masters
with the various knives' materials and with their family
background in steel forging and
hardening they also have a tradition in producing the
damascus steel for their knives blades, bolsters, handles or
any other knife part.
Don't wonder that these
knifes have won international consideration in Europe, Japan and
the States. Amongst other magazines and newspapers the
knives authors won recognition from "The New York
Times" 26 July 1998 ("Getting to the Heart of
thanks their skills in knife making.
knives come with an original certificate signed by the
author. Each knife is a unique handmade piece although the
more traditional types are not numbered to recognize that the
"idea" pertain to the tradition.