Dinosaur Bone Liner Lock Pocket Knife. Handmade in New Mexico.
Dinosaur bone is a rare and wondrous gemstone. It was created by mud and sand coating the bones shortly after death thus petrifying it and bringing the bone marrow in the cells cavities into a colorful visual gemstone.
The gemstone in these knife handles is actually a section of petrified bone form a sauropod (brontosaurus) that lived over 150 million years ago.
Coming from Moab, Utah, the colors vary dramatically from red to brown, black, white & yellow depending on the minerals surrounding the bone as it became petrified.
blade length 4"