Hand Knapped Mahogany Obsidian Knife
This regalia or display knife is expertly hand knapped from mahogany obsidian. The blade is 2.5 inches long and 1.5 inches wide. The handle is a white tail deer antler and 5 inches long. It is beautifully sized for a woman's regalia piece.
Knapping is the art of chipping rock or glass into tools. Historically, the art was used to create arrowheads, blades, scrapers, and other tools. Today, it is often used to create decorative and ceremonial pieces.