Experimental aluminium Mokume Gane sample. Made in
Experimental aluminium Mokume Gane sample. Made in 1998 by Ian Ferguson. Mokume Gane was developed 300 years ago and the term300 years ago and the term comes from traditional sword-making techniques and refers to the patterns forged into the sword blades.The technique is difficult and laborious and as a result examples are relatively rare. The technique is such that each piece is unique. This example was made by Ian Ferguson in 1998.