Named after the village of Yssingeaux (translation from local dialect = five cockerel) this knife honors the Gallic Rooster, the unofficial national bird of France. With his rooster crest look back mechanism and Teflon washers this charismatic knife’s blade action operates smoothly and safely during opening and closing.
Consider this: This knife was entirely handmade in Europe's capital of cutlery "Thiers." The “Gilles®” Fontenille Pataud collection of knives are considered by many to be some of the best pocket knives money can buy. All Knives offered by Gilles are entirely made by a single craftsman from start to finish ensuring pride of ownership of the final piece.100% Made in France
Handle Material: Juniper (Juniperus virginiana) AKA Aromatic Cedar - Harvested in France
What's included: Pocket Knife - Leather Sheath - Numbered Certificate - Warranty & Repairs Support - Free Shipping & Free Returns (U.S only)
Fontenille Pataud's workshop is a member of the " Entreprise de Patrimoine Vivant". This award is presented to exceptional French manufacturers that produce outstanding products with remarkable know-how and ethics.