This Laguiole Damascus Steel Blade Juniper wood handle is proudly made in France by the Artisanal factory Laguiole en Aubrac. Renowned for the respect of manufacturing of its traditional models, these models are all unique! From the double-plates collection, this genuine Laguiole Knife range is the most appreciated by knives enthusiasts!
The handle made of Juniper wood is from Provencal or Mediterranean origin. Well known for its smell, it has been burning wood or powder forever in these area. Its berries are used to produce the alcool Gin, or to flavor sauerkraut. It is a very pretty typical wood: ribbed with its nodes in which a concentration of sap leaves its particular smell. In the pocket or in the hand, the smell comes back once the wood warms up!
The Damascus blade is composed of 250 layers of forged welded and bent steel. This manufacturing process shows the expertise of blacksmiths from the forge of Montézic for Laguiole in Aubrac. The blade cannot be engraved.
Handcrafted in french countryside area :Aveyron, our Laguiole en Aubrac knives with double plates retain the traditional shape. But are particularly worked in comparison with the classical range (simple plates). Indeed an additional plates (on each side of the spring) are finely hand worked. Then chiseled both inside and outside. The bee and spring are forged, thus forming a single piece. Guarantee of quality, then chiseled. The left side is decorated with 6 stainless rivets in the shape of the shepherd’s cross.
Perfect pocket companion, this superb Laguiole Damascus Steel Blade Juniper wood handle is exclusive from Laguiole Online Shop, it can be personalized for FREE with a blade engraving!