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 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.
Each steak knife is forged from a single metal rod of Z40C13 Stainless steel thus making them the most unique Laguiole table knives on the market today. The weight and feel of each knife make it a testament to the quality and time spent to create them.
Technical aspects:The blade and body of each steak knife are made from one single forged piece of Z40C13 stainless steel. Handle Material: Karelian Birch. This birch is not a particular species but is rather a praised grain figure that is most commonly seen in Downy Birch and Silver Birch. (Harvested in Finland). Size: 9.05 inches - 23 cm Weight: ~ 100 grams (3.5 oz.)