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Laguiole pocket knife with corkscrew
Ebony Wood handle
2 solid brass bolsters and plates
12C27 stainless steel blade
Thickness: 3 mm
Hardness: 56-57 Hrc
The corkscrew has 4 rings (8 mm diameter)
Delivered in brown cardboard presentation box with certificate of origin and lifetime warranty
Length 11 or 12 cm
French artisanal making
The ebony handle fits perfectly with the brass bolsters.
The 11 cm model fits any size of hand,
(Closed length: 11 cm/ Opened length: 20 cm)
whilst the 12 cm is more suitable for a man’s hand.
(Closed length: 12 cm/ Opened length: 22 cm)
Ebony is considered to be a precious wood.
It is easily recognised due to its dark to black hue. It can more rarely be veined. It is a gleaming wood with very high polish and it is very heavy due to its high density. Ebony is a favourite amongst craftsmen and sculptors even though it is very hard to work.
Being so very heavy and hard, with its impeccable lustrous polish adding to its prestige, it is the wood of choice in making limited series, works of art or luxury ornaments.
Did you know that ebony is actually grey! Its distinctive darkness is due to a parasite. It is a mushroom that blackens the heart of the wood.
Based on 3 customer reviews
Milo C. published the 04/05/2019 following an order made on 04/05/2019
I love it. I will recommend it to everyone
Anonymous A. published the 24/11/2018 following an order made on 09/07/2018
Excellent quality! Would like a small sheath though.
Anonymous A. published the 13/10/2017 following an order made on 26/09/2017
I bought an ebony handled 12cm Laguiole knife with corkscrew and brass bolsters. The item arrived very promptly and is of a high quality with a very solid finish and firm opening/closing action. The item was also very reasonably priced compared to other such knives. The only reason for not giving 5 stars is that some of the pin work on the handle decoration is slightly less than perfect.