The horn is an outstanding noble material.
Delivered in his oak box and his pocket, this exceptional knife has its handle shaped in buffalo horn by art cutlery workshop Jacques Mongin. The horn is a material among which the depiction and the color can be random. It can be black, blond, grey, two-colored; so each piece is unique. We recommend you contact us prior to purchase, and we will send you photos of current stock so yu can make your selection.
Produced in the heart of the French Alps since 1890, Opinel pocket knives draw simplicity and durability from their mountain roots. Over time, the Opinel folding knife has been adopted world over and is now a recognised design icon. It remains ever practcial and popular for DIY, camping, or picnics in the countryside. The Tradition collection offers the original 1890 picket knife in different sizes, colours and woods.
No.8 Luxe : Horn Handle
The Opinel company was founded in 1890 in Chambery in the Savoie region of France by Joseph Opinel, and his descendants still own the company. Opinel employs around 100 people; produce 4 million knives per year; all of their manufacturing is still done in Chambery. The easily-recognisable Opinel folding knife is acknowledged as one of the best knives in the world and has won many design prizes.
Traditional Range - Carbon and Stainless Steel Knives
The main features of Opinel carbon steel are its exceptional cutting quality and its very easy sharpening.
The corrosion-resistant stainless-steel blades are made from Swedish Sandvik steel and require no special care.
Opinel Garden - Knives and Tools
Foldable stainless steel knives and saws for harvesting, pruning, grafting and more. Quality handles of natural beechwood.
Beautiful knives with unique or rare handles, polished blades and gift boxed.
Opinel Kitchen Knives
Knives for every practical domestic and professional use in the kitchen.