Laguiole Durand 10cm French Folding Knife Juniper Handle w/Leather Sheath LD1KJW

Laguiole Durand 10cm French Folding Knife Juniper Handle w/Leather Sheath LD1KJW

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Laguiole Honore Durand
10 cm Folding Knife, Juniper Handle
Item #LD1KJW
Made in France

Laguiole Honore Durand is a family-run company located in the village of Laguiole, France where they have been operating for the last 30 years. The Laguiole region is famous for a knife-making tradition that dates back to the 1820s when the knives were originally used by peasants, vintners and farmers in the field. Nearly 190 years later, Laguiole Honore Durand is one of the only makers of the style that manufactures in Laguiole. This results in the impeccable quality and craftsmanship that Laguiole Honore Durand is known for today.

The company is recognized as a living heritage workshop by the French state for excellent of their tradition and know-how. A majority of their components are made in-house, including the blades, springs, plates, bolsters and leather sheaths. the corkscrews and rivets are currently sourced from within France. Each knife is made from start to finish by one cutler. This includes the assembly, shaping and polishing. There are between 100 and 200 production steps per knife, and some models bear the maker's initials on the inside of the knife spring.

Laguiole Honore Durand Knives, Made in France

  • Knife springs feature a decorative bee hand-chiseled by an expert craftsman
  • Handles offered in a variety of woods, including ebony wood, pistachio, snake wood, olive, wood, and wood sourced from vintage French wine barrels
  • Blade options include various stainless steels and damascus steel
  • Each model has a unique chiseled spine pattern

Laguiole Honore Durand Folding Knife, Juniper, 10 cm

  • Blade material: Stainless Steel 12C27
  • Blade length: 3.9 in/10 cm
  • Finish: Polished bolsters and blade
  • Handle material: Juniper
  • Sheath material: Genuine leather
  • Weight: 2.5 oz