This steak knife set was entirely hand made in the village of Laguiole. Forge de Laguiole knives are truly and by far of the highest quality offered in the market today. Additionally, each one of this master piece is entirely handmade by the same craftsman to ensure pride in the completed piece. The Forge de Laguiole workshop is located in the tiny village of Laguiole, France - Pop. 1300 - where the Laguiole knife first appeared in the early 1800s.
Handle Material: Ebony harvested Gabon, Africa. Ebony is the darkest wood in the world and one of the few that does not float.
Blade:4.5/8" or 11.43 cm made of stainless steel Size & weight: 9.25" / 23.5 cm - 3.7 oz / 104 gm Bolsters & Liners: 100% stainless steel. Each knife weighs around 3.7 oz - 105 grams As with most wood handle knives, this set is not dishwasher safe.