Dog's Head Triangle Point Hunter w/Chestnut Back in the early 1900’s, Chestnut blight caused a fungus that eventually killed off three and one half billion American Chestnut trees. KA-BAR®’S Traditional Dog’s Head Folders are made with handles created from the wood of a deconstructed barn in Hopkinsville, KY, that was primarily framed and sided before the blight with American Chestnut. (Information from Ka-Bar)
The Dog's Head Trailing Hunter fixed blade knife from Ka-Bar is a revival of the American classic hunter knife. This elegant knife is expertly crafted with a full tang D2 stainless steel blade and polished reclaimed American Chestnut scales. The blade features a clip point, plain edge with a hollow grind, and KA-BAR stamped a on its face. The handle features a polished stainless steel bolsters, brass rivets, and the Dog's Head shield embedded into the chestnut scale. There is a slight guard that gives a more controlled grip on the knife. Includes a premium leather sheath with belt loop.
Exquisitely crafted, this knife is a great value for the price.