Metal Artistry of Kenneth King
 
     
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 Emerald Dirk"

Emerald Art Knife with Sheath

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 - Call for price - approximately $7500.00 depending on selections but NO DUPLICATES

       
   
       
     

 

"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 $2700.00 depending on selections but NO DUPLICATES

Collectors Price = SOLD

       
                 
     

"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 - $6,500.00 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

       
     

 

"The Emerald Coast"

Emerald & Diamond Folder

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

       
     

"The Shooting Star"

Sapphire Folder

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

       
                 
     

"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

 

       
                 
     

."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. Diamonds set in the Bolster & Pommel in 18Kt Yellow Gold with triangular buttons of Black Diamonds. Then 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 Diamonds and the outside with Black Diamonds. Then the blade has Diamonds set in an 18Kt Gold strip.

Collectors Price = SOLD

       
                 
                 
                 
                   
                 
                 
                 
               
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