We carefully select our materials for the manufacture of handles.
AMOURETTEAmourette-Snakewood from French Guyana.
BUFFALO BARKBuffalo horn tip , taken from the bark part of the horn.
BLACK BUFFALO HORN1st choice solid buffalo black horn tip.
BLUE FOSSILIZED MAMMOTH IVORYSelection of the nicest blue color fossilized mammoth ivory scales (Origin : Siberia).
BOCOTE WOODMexican Rosewood
Real cow bone.
BRUYAR1st quality briar root.
BOXWOOD1st choice Boxwood.
South Pacific Coral Root or "Gorgonian": The Gorgonian is a root coral, increasingly used because it has beautiful marbling that is very visually pleasing. Each piece is unique and may present some differences.
CURLY BIRCH1st choice patterned curly birch.
EBONY1st choice Ebony wood.
The hue of this material brings out the veining.
HORN TIP1st choice real cow horn tip; we do not use the cheap hollow pressed horn.
Extremely hard wood, with a very nice polish, ranging from a deep beige to a more or less dark brown with tiger marbling and golden reflections.
JUNIPERBest Juniper burl from southern France. A surprisingly fragrant knife.
MOLAR TOOTH OF MAMMOTH
Fossil mammoth molar (origin: Siberia). Colors vary from dark blue to black, with an original "striped" appearance.
OLIVEWOOD1st quality patterned Olive wood.
RAM HORNReal ram horn, taken from the outside bark unpolished part.
ROSEWOOD1st quality Rosewood.
Beech cut upright and stabilized.
STABILIZED POPLAR BURL
Stabilized material allowing a very nice polish.
STAG1st quality Real stag horn.
Very veined brown-red wood, characteristic pleasant smell. This wood is hard, which makes it difficult to work with.
WALNUT1st choice patterned walnut ( gun-stock selection).
WHARTHOGReal Warthog Tooth: This is a great alternative to ivory. We use an entire tooth for each knife. The Warthog handle may display some natural "defects" which help create the item's beauty.
Inclusion of watch mechanisms in translucent resin.