The knife used is the well-known bookbinder's knife—Henckel Bros.' Solingen make is the best.
The blade is diamond sectioned; Horn of Solingen's mark is on the ricasse.
But the buying of it is an art, and one must beware of not getting dross or something made in Birmingham or Solingen.
Solingen is still, and has been for centuries, renowned for its sword blades.
On the ricasso is the mark of the maker, Clement Horn, of Solingen.
Without further adventure he reached Solingen, and having acquainted Ruthard with what had transpired, he handed him the letter.
The quillons are engraved with flowers, and the blade is signed Heinrich Coell, Solingen.
Was not that a fit occasion and those fugitives the men on whom to try the temper of the Solingen steel?
We speak of pre-war days when we have seen at Solingen much that should shame Sheffield.
Msschenbroek recounts the following incident which took place at Solingen in 1711.