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Leather Sheath for 10 and 11 cm Knives by Max Capdebarthes - Sauveterre Series

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Sauveterre Leather Sheath for 11 or 12 cm Knives

  Max Capdebarthes is a master leather craftsman located in the tiny (pop. 800) 12th-century village of  Sauveterre de Rouergue in the south west of France. Note that although irrelevant to the purchase of a knife sheath, it is worth noting that Sauveterre de Rouergue was voted "one of the most beautiful villages of France"
Each sheath is made from carefully selected genuine cowhide. Mr. Max Capdebarthes is considered by most knife manufacturers as the best leather craftsman in Europe, perhaps the world.
Many acclaimed cutlers, such as Forge de Laguiole and Fontenille Pataud, contracts Max for their needs.

About this sheath:  This full grain leather sheath is designed to hold any 10 & 11 cm (4" - 4. 5/16" handle length size) Laguiole knives or other knives of similar sizes. It features a dual metal snap closure and a single 1.1/2" inches horizontal belt loop.
Double stitching can be found on all stress areas to provide years of use without stitch failure. This sheath is made of 1/8 inch thick ultra soft cowhide full-grain leather. Pictured Knife not included.

This sheath is for: Any 11 or 12 cm knife handle.
Outer dimensions: 5. 2/8" x 1. 3/4" (13.05 cm x 4.40 cm)

Consider this:  Max Capdebarthes only works with full grain leather which is the highest quality grade of leather money can buy. This leather type comes from the top layer of the hide and includes all of the natural grain and natural marks. It is more expensive to buy and more difficult for to work with, as a result this is reflected in the cost to the consumer.

Break-In period:  Your new sheath may appear to be a little stiff at first, this is normal. As full grain leather ages it will adapt to the shape of your knife. Over time, the sheath will develop a much sought-after patina and a unique character that cannot be duplicated. The more you use it, the better it will look and feel.

What's Included:     Leather Sheath - Certificate - Warranty Support -  Free Shipping whithin the United States

100% Made in France with French materials.

Max Capdebarthes workshop has been a member of the " Entreprise de Patrimoine Vivant" since 2009. This award is presented to exceptional manufacturers that produce outstanding products with remarkable know-how and ethics.

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