Damascus knife finished

I finished forging the Damascus knife and carved a wood sheath from some curly maple.  The finish was danish oil followed by some gunstock stain with a lot of sanding.  A final coat of polyurethane sealed the wood.

hand forged damascus bade with 180 layers of 1095 and 15N20 tool steel. 

hand forged damascus bade with 180 layers of 1095 and 15N20 tool steel.