Charles Elsener Sr. Limited Edition Damascus Explorer
Large Damascus Blade
Can opener w/Small Screwdriver
Cap Lifter w/Screwdriver
Multi-Purpose Hook (Parcel Carrier)
In the summer of 2013 the Victorinox Swiss Army family lost its Patriarch and grandson of our founder , Karl Elsener . Carl Elsener Sr., was an inventor , a visionary leader and a great entrepreneur. Known as the Swiss businessman who brought the little red Swiss Army Knife to the world, he made it a true companion for millions of people around the Globe.
To honor the memory of this exceptional man, Victorinox is launching a very special collectors' item . Mr. Elsner had a long-standing affinity for his Explorer knife : to celebrate this, we are re-launching it in a Limited Edition with Damascus steel blade ,inlaid steel Cross Shield and Swiss wood scales engraved with Mr. Elsener Sr's signature .
Each item is serialized with 7,000 pieces to be produced worldwide. 520 pieces available in the United States on March 15,2014.