The depiction of the crest of Berne on the blade and the Bernese banner on the scale were intended to honor the canton since the attack on its territory ignited the war and since Bernese troops made up the main Swiss force at the Battle of Laupen. 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. The tweezers were omitted on all of the. Knives to allow the entire scale to be used for the battle scene. The Battle of Murten comes with with a large blade etched with.
And the crest of the canton of Berne. The canton of Berne was honored since it was in the forefront of the battles against the attacking forces of Charles the Bold of Burgundy. The top scale of the knife has a special detailed inlaid scene. The scene shows the Swiss infantry on the left bearing the banners of Schwyz, Berne, and Zurich, and the cavalry of the invading Burgundian forces fleeing on the right; in the background is the town of Murten (Morat), formerly besieged by the Burgundians and partly in flames. The item "Victorinox Swiss Army Battle of Laupen and Battle of Murten Collector Rare Knife" is in sale since Thursday, June 28, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Spoons". The seller is "swissarmynow" and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This item can be shipped worldwide.