1515 Laplace Folding Knife. Domestic Cow Bone and Flamed Beechwood Handle. Blade is Oxidized 19C27 Sandvik Steel with Etching by Hand which represents the "Lifeline". Top of the Handle has the same Etching with a Beechwood inset. Steel Spacer has hand engraved Quote "WHERE THERE IS LOVE THERE IS LIFE" and Manu Laplace's signature. Liners are Steel. Liner Lock locking mechanism. The 1515 Series is by French Master Knife Maker, Manu Laplace. He has been manufacturing knives of timeless beauty and uncompromising functionality for five generations in his forge in Theirs, France. The origin of the name dates back to 1515 when the battle of Francis 1 of Marignan was won. 8" Open. 4-3/4" Closed. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and a soft leather pouch. THIS IS AN ABSOLUTELY EXQUISITE KNIFE!!