This small and elegantly designed pen knife was made in the village of Laguiole, France where the style of Laguiole cutlery first emerged in the early 1800s. Thanks to its small size, the 7 cm (2.3/4 inches closed) is perfect for any front pockets or a lady’s handbag.
Technical aspects: The blade of this knife is forged from T12 steel. This non-stainless metal alloy combines the durability and ease of sharpening found with carbon steel but without the rusting issues. Forge de Laguiole unique methods of forging, combined with tempering, gives this knife a perfect cutting edge. T12 alloy comes from the department of Isère, France and is exclusively made for FDL. The bolsters are made of solid cold forged brass and, as with all brass items will require periodic cleaning.
Forge de Laguiole knives are truly and by far of the highest quality offered in the market today. Additionally, each one of this master piece is entirely handmade by the same craftsman to ensure pride in the completed piece.
Handle Material: Ebony harvested Gabon, Africa. Ebony is the darkest wood in the world and one of the few that does not float.
Blade:2.2/8" / 5.80 cm long made of forged T12 alloy.
Size & weight: Handle 7 cm (2.75") Approx. 20 grams (0.7 oz.)
Plates & bolster: 1.2 mm thick brass plates and 4 mm thick solid brass bolsters.
What's Included: Pocket knife - Gift box - Forge de Laguiole Certificate - Warranty & Repair Support