The front of this knife blade is etched: ORIGINAL - PUMA - WAIDBLATT - NACH OBERFORSTMEISTER FREVERT - BEST. The Jadnicker measures 7 3/4" overall with a 4" blade. The front of the blade is etched. ORIGINAL - PUMA - NICKER each WAIDBLATT - NACH OBERFORSTMEISTER FREVERT - INOX BEST. NO 3588 1/2 GERMANY HANDARBEIT.The Puma knife set knife comes in the finished wood Puma presentation display box. Hand made at Puma Werks in Solingen Germany in 1973. The knife set comes with the genuine Puma leather sheath. They are truly a rare Puma knife set that was made to the the highest quality in Solingen Germany. The wood display stand is not included with the knife set. Puma was formed on the Wupper River in 1769, PUMA has set the standard that Established Solingen, Germany as the worlds premier knife manufacturing center. PUMA has been distributed in the United States since 1957 and has established a strong reputation for high quality hunting, sporting and gentlemans knives.
Hunters and craftsmen know and trust PUMAs performance, heritage and technology. The highest grades of stainless steel, innovative designs, genuine stag handles and traditional German craftsmanship are why PUMA knives are considered at the top of every major ranking class hunting and sporting knives.
On May 26th the name "PUMA-Werk, Lauterjung und Sohn" is written down on the Solingen register of companies. So PUMA got known internationally before the II. During the second World War the production is put under the authority of the war industry. Return to the civilian production of pocket- and household knives. In cooperation with top forestray commissioner Walte Frevert, a numerous PUMA classics are developed (Waidbesteck, Jagdnicker, Waidmesser, universal hunting knife and hog spear).The bloodhound leader Tassius designs the Rüdemann and the Wildtöte. PUMA develops the model White Hunter for the East african hunting organization. PUMA introduces the number system.
Every model gets an examining number of its own, incl. Guarantee exercise book, with production year. Renate von Frankenberg takes over the management in the PUMA-Werk. Oswald von Frankenberg and Ludwigsdorf dies and leaves an economically highly profitable and internationally recognized enterprise behind.Sale of PUMA-Werk to the Solinger family Hindrichs. Harald Lauer, already active in the enterprise since the end of the seventies, becomes Managing director of PUMA-Werk. Under his management new production methods are forced, e. CNC controllers and laser technology. Sale to businessman Heiner Hiepass-Aryus and removal to the modern industrial area "Aufderhöhe". Next to the classic line PUMA offers its customers a series of very qualitative knives in traditional design under the label "PUMA IP" (PUMA I nternational P roduction). With "Puma TEC" the company completes its knife program with economically attractive, fixed blade and folding knives in a modern look. PUMA celebrates its 240 year company anniversary. In honor of the anniversary, new hunting knives series arise in classical PUMA style which modified according to the latest ergonomic knowledge.