Simple knife handle and simple spring.Traditionally black, the Maremmano knife is one of the oldest in the Scarperia production.
It was certainly in production at the beginning of 1800’s and went out of production after the last war.
Its name indicates its origins in the Maremma, the swampy coastal land that extends from southern Tuscany to Civitavecchia in Lazio.
One can be found among the knives (now conserved in the museum of criminology in Rome) which were handed
ver by rioters to Cardinal Franco Pentini in 1848, who was called to put down