PUMA Damascus Knife:
Modern Materials,
Ancient Technique


The blade of every PUMA Damascus Knife is made with an ancient forging technique that is believed to have originated in Syria.

The region around Damascus, the birthplace of laminated blade steel, was at the forefront of knife and sword craftsmanship during ancient times.

It seems only natural that PUMA, one of the leading German knife companies in the world, would choose to create modern knives using this ancient method of forging superior blades of laminated steel.


Two popular variations of PUMA Damascus Knife are available: the PUMA Medici Damast and PUMA’s 2005 Knife of the Year.

The PUMA Medici Damast knife is crafted combining the longstanding tradition of German stag-horn with the swirling beauty of Damascus steel.

These are the specifications of the PUMA Medici Damast:

Blade length..........2-3/4 "

Blade thickness......2.5 mm

Closed..................4-1/7"

Knife weight..........80 gr

Scales..................Staghorn

Steel....................850 layer Damascus

Hardness..............54-56 HRC

Design..................PUMA


The PUMA 2005 Knife of the Year is a highly coveted example of exquisite craftsmanship.

Limited to only 50 pieces worldwide, knife collectors across the globe are all vying to get their hands on this unique PUMA damascus knife.

These knives combine the beauty of Damascus steel with rare ebony, and they're sure to captivate the attention of all who see them.



Here are the specifications for the PUMA 2005 Knife of the Year:

Blade length..........4-1/2 "

Blade thickness......3 mm

Total length...........9-4/9 "

Knife weight...........290 gr

Scales...................ebony

Steel / hardness......damascus 140 layers / 57-60 HRC

Sheath..................wooden sheath (ebony)

Design...................H. P. Knoop

Designed by H.P. Knoop, this superb PUMA damascus knife comes complete with a gift box, certificate of authenticity and an ebony sheath.


Every German made PUMA damascus knife displays the special appeal that results from expert hand craftsmanship,

And any collector would groan with delight to be able to add one to his collection.



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