Coltellerie Berti Zauva Severino alla Bersagliera. La Zuava alla Bersagliera Severino: Knife handle with metallic structure and simple spring. Certainly the strongest knife in the Scarperia production. Similar in shape to the Fiorentino, it differs in having a metal encasing inside the handle and solid metal heads making it indestructible. Faithful companion of the farm worker it has been used for both eating and working. Its name recalls the old French military corps the Zuavi, probably because of the type of blade often referred to as "French style" blade.
The surface finish of the blade is mirrored by hand. Produced completely by hand in small quantities, the crafstmen who start them finish them: on each blade you will find the initials of the craftsman who made them. The heat treatment also includes under-cooling at -80 ° C in order to guarantee maximum capacity and duration of the cut. Folding knives, even when made with Plexiglas handles cannot be washed in the dishwasher. It is advisable to clean with a damp cloth or if it is necessary to wash by hand with water (max. 40 ° C). Dry it carefully and immediately after cleaning. It is very useful from time to time to lubricate the point of rotation of the blade with Vaseline oil.
- blade: 8,3 cm
- weight: 87 gr
- stainless steel blade
- handle: ox horn