That commemorates the alliances and the battles that gave birth to the nation of Switzerland. Has very similar tools to the Passenger. Model, although the tweezers were omitted on all of the. Knives to allow the entire scale to be used for the battle scene. The keyring is also omitted.
The large-blade has a special etching. And the crest of the canton of Basel, which contributed a large number of troops to the Swiss forces. On the right of the top scale is a detailed inlay depicting the Hospital of St.
Jakob, on the River Birse, with its steeple and cross, where Swiss troops are making a last stand against French mercenaries. Most of the Swiss are shown behind the walls of the hospital, which is pictured partially in flames. A small contingent of Swiss infantryman bearing the banner of Basel are seen outside. Although the French eventually captured the hospital killing most of the Swiss defenders, their heroic stand served as everlasting symbols of Swiss bravery and heroism and of their ongoing struggle for independence.
This battle is an exemplary and lasting example of. Losing the battle, but wining the war. The knife is packaged in a wooden presentation box containing the certificate of authenticity, and includes a small booklet with a brief description of the event and the history of Victorinox in German, English, and French. Knives are limited to a production of 9999 pieces and are individually serialized with a matching serialized certificate of authenticity.
The item "Victorinox Battle & Alliance Swiss Army Knife- Battle of St. Jakob 1444- NIB" is in sale since Wednesday, December 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Modern Folding Knives\Factory Manufactured".
The seller is "airbagnards" and is located in Gatineau, Quebec. This item can be shipped worldwide.