Large Damascus Steel Kiridashi Blade | Jason Morrissey

$850.00

SKU: C707-1325
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Damascus steel has an ancient history, characterized by distinctive patterns of banding and mottling reminiscent of flowing water.  Kiridashi knives are the quintessential Japanese craft knife, used for sharpening pencils, scoring paper, carving wood, and more.  Jason Morrissey is known for his distinctive Damascus steel patterns, and with it he has crafted this formidable tool.

Handmade magnetic wooden display frame included with item.

This piece is currently at Maine Craft Portland.

1 in stock

About the Artist

Jason Morrissey
Portland, ME

Jason Morrissey received his BFA in Metalsmithing and Jewelry from Maine College of Art in 1998.  Shortly after he worked for the college and out of his own studio as a metalsmithing and glass instructor.  Over the past decade, Jason has focused of pattern welded steel and Damascus.  He attributes most of his patterns from his studies in glass techniques.  Working in the glass and metal community has exposed him to some of the best of both worlds.

Additional Details

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 5 × 5 in