Coltellinai Forgiatori Bergamaschi

 

(Bergamaschi mean: from the city of Bergamo, about 50 Km east of Milan - Italy)

Research laboratory on damascus steel


Historical research, experimental archeology, antique forging tecniques from iron age to today rediscovered and applied as an art form.

 

Making of knives, sword, daggers, "Bergamasco" knife and traditional knife, spear & arrow point, axes, shields & bucklers, all in both steel and damascus with forge, anvil and hammers.

 


 

 

Forging with 3 hammers - Romano 2002

 

Coal forge 

Twisting at Cerea 2003  

 

 

 

 

 

 
Damascus sword and twisted damascus blades

 Clusone 2003

Antique "Bergamasco" Cerea 2003

 

 


Forging demonstrations

2014

 

 

25-26 maggio 2013 - Romano di Lombardia (BG) - Lame sotto i portici.

 

27-28 SETTEMBRE 2014 - Dronero (CN) - FestivitÓ di Sant'Eligio - LEGAMI FORGIATI PER (il) BENE

 

 

 

Others will be scheduled when date is confirmed.

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Previous shows    
New! -  "Damascus" the book written by the team.

   
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Copyright 2003-2004-2005-2006-2007 by Dan.
Update: 10 settembre, 2014.