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Special Price: 854.00 € Regular Price: 854.00 €

A paean to fine dining, this knife is fully part of our culture for Rabelaisian feasts and epicurean banquets, making it the essential gourmet's tool.

The handle is in Zebu Horn tip that sometimes has a marbled appearance. This natural material is pleasant to touch. Our horn is worked at low temperature to allow unimpaired reading of the material and its transparency. For the richness of its decorations and the quality of our finishes, it deserves its place at the table of noble materials.

Supplied with a made-to-measure full-grain leather sheath in a wood presentation case.
The spring and liners are decorated with a guillochage by our cutlers (French filework engraving technique).

Not dishwasher proof. 
Also available in table knife.

Our knives are guaranteed for life.
Non-contractual photo, every knife is unique.


Folding knife with liner-lock, screw-mounted. 
Straightening, assembly, guillochage (French filework engraving technic), shaping, polishing, finishing and sharpening are all handcrafted in our Thiers workshop.

Dimensions: 258 mm x 18 mm x 14 mm
Weight: 105g
Assembled with ball bearings.

Blade:
Dimensions : 118 mm x 18 mm x 2 mm
Semi-stainless steel 14C28N (Sandvik) - cryogenic treatment
Rockwell hardness: 59 HRC
Slow-ground and polished using traditional techniques with scoured buffalo leather.

Handle:
Dimensions : 136 mm x 18 mm x 14 mm
Material : Zebu horn tip

Supplied with a full-grain leather sheath.
Assembled with pan head screws (stainless steel).

Zebu horn tip comes from India. Zebu horns are preferred to those of beef because they are larger, more curved and more massive. They allow to realize shaping without heating or altering the material.

A creation of our own design, Le Grand illustrates the knowhow behind Perceval knives.
Its chiseled silhouette and high-quality materials is strongly reminiscent of old 18th century elegance. A paean to fine dining, this knife is integral to our culture for Rabelaisian feasts and epicurean banquets, making it the essential gourmet's tool.

Make the most out of using this impressive knife!

 

Precautions:

- Perceval pocket knives are not dishwasher safe nor washing machine safe (oversight in pockets!)

Care instructions:

- After use, humidify the blade, wipe it and fold it up.
- In case of water contact, quickly wipe the handle.
- A regular sharpening with a sharpening steel or a hone allows to keep the original edge.
- You receive a sleeve with each Perceval pocket knife. It protects the knife from impacts and frictions.

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Atelier Perceval
20 avenue des États-Unis
63300 THIERS FRANCE
claire@couteau.com
TEL. +33 4 73 80 19 19

Visiting hours

Monday to Thursday: 9:30am - 00:30pm / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Friday: 9:30am - 00:30pm

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