With Leather Belt Sheath Or Soft Zippered Storage Pouch
New! Hand Engraved Bolsters Now Available!
Collectors please take note!
This Original Shackelock Mechanism Myerchin Folder is no longer being produced, and we have only a few available. It is a collector's item.
"The road was new to me, as roads always are, going back."
Sarah Orne Jewett
Every sailor longs for a Myerchin! The finest, toughest, safest and most durable of all folding rigging knives available for sailors the world over. Guaranteed for life - You will love this knife! It's been called "The BMW of folding Sailor's Knives!"
Choose either a full-smooth hawk's bill blade, or a three-quarter-serrated blade at $25.00 additional cost, (Both are hollow ground for sharpness.)
Insert A shows our hand-engraved bolster option, and Insert C shows the option "Fossil Walrus Oosik Ivory With Light Ivory Inlay For Scrimshaw." (also shown with engraved bolsters)
This knife is very easy to open when it's needed in a hurry - a large opening in the 3 1/2 inch blade replaces the nail nick - easy to grab and open! The blade, as well as the marlinspike has an independent locking mechanism. All stainless steel construction with a substantial stainless bail for a tether, as well as a shackle slot in the blade, (for when your fingers are tired or cold and just can't do the job by themselves!) means that your Myerchin can always be trusted to be there and ready when you need it with only a minimum of care.
This superb scrimshaw folding knife even comes with its own genuine leather belt sheath or soft zippered long-term storage case.
Open knife shown personalized with a power yacht's portrait. (Boat's name/logo on back)with Medium Light Fossil Walrus Ivory scales.
Sailors Please Take Note - We now offer the ultimate sailor's option - A Captain's Model Myerchin with Hand Engraved Bolsters! ("A" and "D" above - Just click on the picture for a larger view.) Every bolster is a little different and done by a master hand engraver, and engraving price includes a maroon liner.)
Shown with power yacht portrait. We also offer the option of either a red, black or maroon nylon liner between the ivory and the frame - looks really spiffy! Please note: Choice and price of Rare Blue Fossil Walrus Ivory includes a black liner.
We will scrimshaw 1) a ship from our designs shown below, and 2) your name, initials, or the date on the Fossil Ivory scales at no charge. As an option, we will scrimshaw an etching of a ship of your choice, your own boat (sail or power), or your favorite scene on one side - Just email or snailmail us a picture.
Customize and personalize your knife by choosing from the options below!
This is the perfect presentation knife, or nautical gift!
Ancient Ivories is the leading provider of custom scrimshaw folding knives and scrimshaw penknives. You won't find a better selection of ivory knives around.