• Le Grand - Mammoth molar
  • Le Grand - Mammoth molar
  • Le Grand - Mammoth molar
  • Le Grand - Mammoth molar
  • Le Grand - Mammoth molar

Le Grand Le Grand - Mammoth molar

The Mammoth fossil molar, originating from Siberia, has a certificate of authenticity (estimated age between 7000 and 10,000 years). Collecting this rare material is always a real expedition. Solid teams of specialists and operational logistics are required in the Arctic environment. At the time of the thaw, the prospectors search the permafrost on the edge of the rivers for any trace of plant life that could take root on organic soil. Once the area has been marked out, they will dig up the earth and extract the tusks and remains of the mammoth fossil. Then they will have to cut and shape the plates to be able to dress the knife. Sometimes some North Sea sailors bring up fossils in their trawls that have recently been released by the sediments. To give this material strength, it is stabilised in resin.

A creation of our manufacture, Le Grand illustrates the alchemy of Perceval knives. Its chiselled silhouette and the nobility of its materials evoke all the elegance of the 18th century. A true ode to the delights of the table, this knife asserts our culture of Rabelaisian celebrations and epicurean feasts to become the indispensable tool of the bon vivant.


Enjoy the pleasure of entering the court of the great ones!

2 240.00 € Inc. VAT
    • Générale
      Knife dimensions :
      258 mm x 18 mm x 14 mm
      Weight :
      1.1 Kg
    • Lame
      Blade dimensions :
      117 mm x 19 mm x 2,5 mm
      Type of steel :
      14C28N steel (Sandvik) - cryogenic treatment.
      Rockwell hardness :
      57 HRC
      Technics :
      Slow-ground and polished using traditional techniques with scoured buffalo leather.
      Assembled with pan head screws (stainless steel).
      Assembled on ball bearings.
      Material :
      Stainless steel
    • Manche
      Handle dimensions :
      136 mm x 18 mm x 14 mm
      Material :
      Mammoth-tooth molar

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