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The cutlery Corsica, heir to a long tradition!

Check out our knives corsican, the so-called 'knives of shepherd" "Stylus" or "Vendetta", a true culture of corsica dating back to antiquity.
The corsican knife was once essential to daily life, and all the men had their own knives, they use them for daily work, basket-making, hunting, and even to...

The cutlery Corsica, heir to a long tradition!

Check out our knives corsican, the so-called 'knives of shepherd" "Stylus" or "Vendetta", a true culture of corsica dating back to antiquity.
The corsican knife was once essential to daily life, and all the men had their own knives, they use them for daily work, basket-making, hunting, and even to defend themselves. Failing to be able to do manufactured by a blacksmith for lack of money, the men used to make their own knives. Over time, it is adapted according to the usage and its history, influenced by the different peoples who have lived on the island (moor, saracen, iberian or Italian). It is said that he offered the young boy as a sign of passage to adulthood, it was passed on from generation to generation as an object of the family heritage. Today, it is always useful to have it in his pocket in case of need (an unexpected and hop it's done!) and most importantly, to cut the figatellu to drink.

The Pen Corsica, of the tool with the dagger!

At the start, before you even carry the name of "pen " corsica", it was a tool of shoemakers and bourreliers used to pierce the leather. In the many occupations of the island, the port of the weapon was prohibited by the islanders, it is as well that the pen was his appearance in the 16th century. Resembling a dagger with one or two edges, it was used for hunting, as a weapon of the military and as a favorite of the thugs who wish to settle their disputes. Afterwards the pen will become increasingly popular and is distinguished by its design in the 19th century, precious object, it is found in the belt of women as of men in a style more refined.

The knife corsican Vendetta, a legend!

This knife is very popular with Corsicans for its strength, resistance and elegance, was baptized by two traders ajacciens "Vendetta Corse', inspired by the knives Italian. The knife corsican Vendetta is more tapered than his colleague said, "the knife of the shepherd, his neck was in the past and flowery quotes from revenge were engraved on the blade (in Italian). This knife had a successful phenomenal, broadcast to a global scale as a knife but also as an object of decoration, however the cutlery corsican did little. Since, this time is over, the knife "Vendetta" was rehabilitated at the end of the 20th century, giving it back its letters of nobility by design and modernity of today.
Formats of this corsican knife craft: 20, 22 or 24cm. Handles: olive Wood / Horn Genuine


Also see our new releases as the couteau U Corsu or the knife U Montagnolu, for fans and collectors!


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