A single cold forged metal rod of Z40C13 Stainless steel is used to make each steak knife, giving them a unique quality among all other Laguiole table knives on today's market. Each knife top is hand filled with intricate designs. The knives are beautiful to look at and have a weight and feel that speaks volumes about the quality of artistry.
Handmade in Thiers, Europe's capital of cutlery, by Fontenille Pataud. All Knives offered by this manufacturer are entirely made by a single craftsman from start to finish ensuring pride of ownership of the final piece.
All steak knives and wooden boxes offered by Fontenille Pataud are 100% Made in France.
Karelian Birch AKA Masur Birch. This birch is not a particular species but is a praised grain figure that is most commonly fond in Downy Birch and Silver Birch. (Harvested in Finland). This Birch is commonly used for turned objects, decorative veneer, knife handles, and other small specialty items.
Orders are shipped same business day from Florida when ordered by 4 PM Eastern time. UPS delivery can be expected in 1 to 3 business days depending on destination. International shipping options are available at checkout.