Prestige edition Laguiole knife with violet wood handle and stainless steel bolsters
Type : Laguiole folding knife - Prestige edition
Raw material of the handle : violet wood
Spring : Bee and spring forged
Blade : 12C27 stainless steel blade of a thickness of 3 mm to the stub
Spring and Blade : Hand guilloched/chiseled (3 design)
Plates : 2 hand guilloched/chiseled plates, indented with ebony wood wafers of 2mm
Bolsters : 2 inox bolsters
Dimensions & Weight : 22cm Open (8.7in), 12cm (4.7in) Closed, in average 100-110g
Delivered with certificate of authenticity
This knife is made in France in our workshops of Laguiole le Fidèle.
It is unique and handcrafted by our expert craftsmen with 170 manual operations.
Violet wood handle
On the call Kingwood in English which means King's wood. In the 17th century, it was reserved for nobles and aristocracy, hence its name.
It belongs to the Fabaceae family and is close to rosewood species. It is used in the manufacture of veneer for furniture, marquetry, turning, inlaying and violin making.It has a purplish tint when fresh which changes to brown over time (a phenomenon due to oxidation colored tannins), and streaked with black. The grain is tight, fine and regular. The thread is straight.
- Handle raw material
- Violet Wood
- Blade type
- Guilloched blade 12C27 stainless steel
- Stainless steel (x2)
- Forged bee on forged and guilloched spring
- Folding knife
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