This type of utility knife was first used during the Crimean War
and it is also recorded to have been used in the Boer War. The Officer
Sgian Dubh originally featured a corkscrew and a hasp, for removing
stones from horses hooves.
Today, we have substituted the hasp with a
bottle opener. Handmade in Scotland featuring an etched steel blade,
leather sheath and brass trimmed hardwood handle displaying your chosen
The Gaelic Themes Clan Crests Range is the largest of its
kind worldwide, and all designs are copyright protected.
collection of 200 Crests are the latest approved by the Standing
Council of Scottish Chiefs and all are uniquely handmade in Scotland.
If you have no clan affiliation, you may prefer to choose one of our
Generic designs, including; Lion, Thistle, St. Andrews Crest and Piper