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: Horn Tip from domestic cattle. The tip of the horn is the hardest and most durable, Inferior horn handles are made from the bottom of the horn which will warp with time. Size: 9.05 inches - 23 cm Weight: ~ 100 grams (3.5 oz.)