This Checkered Inlay beef Bone & Ebony wood Laguiole pocket knife is made by the artisanal Manufacture Laguiole en Aubrac, located in the heart of French countryside: Aveyron.
This is a very original piece. The bee and the two protective bolsters are shiny. Mounted on a 12C27MOD stainless steel blade, known for its flawless cut quality as well as the long life of its cutting edge.
The handle of this Laguiole folding knife is custom made by artisans cutlers. Marquetry is a technique of decorative assembly of pieces of wood and bone applied to a background. This requires a lot of preparation, know-how and dexterity.
The central spring is adorned with indissociable bee itself forged massive and finely guilloche with file and chisel. Thus forming only one piece. The rivets and plates are also in polished stainless steel. Its mechanism is said to forced notch, it measures 12cm once closed.
The materials used for this Checkered Inlay Laguiole Pocket Knife:
Natural and spongy material, beef bone has been used for centuries. To make cubic dice for games to hairpins. This and Horn tip are the most commonly used material for the manufacture of handles.
Ebony is a tree mainly found in tropical regions. It’s a precious wood, natural black color very homogeneous and finely. Used to make piano keys or furniture of ancient castles, it has good resistance to a humid atmosphere. It is also one of the heaviest and densest woods that exist. Shiny polish gives an accomplished and elegant finish as wine lovers can demand.
Checkered Inlay beef Bone & Ebony wood Laguiole pocket knife is exclusive from Laguiole Online Shop, it can be customized for free with a engraving on the blade!
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