Before the development of the Laguiole knife in the 19th century, French shepherds carried a knife called the "Capuchadou" (or "capujadou"). This knife was used for all daily tasks, from preparing lunch to care for their flocks of sheep.The Guilloché series features additional chiseling of the spring, liners (top & bottom. The "bee" and the spring (4 leaf clover) of this knife are forged from one piece of stainless steel. The shamrock also features a genuine semi-precious gemstonein its center. 100% Made in France.. Each Capuchadou features a smooth mechanism, and a solid blade stop to protect the edge of the blade when closing the knife.
Blade Size: 7.6 cm (3") | Handle Size: 9.52 cm (3.75") | Open Size: 14.25 cm (8.58")