LAGUIOLE ARBALETE GENES DAVID. Folding Knife entirely hand made by Laguiole Arbalete G. David, founded in 1922 Southern France and assembled from start to finish in one sequence by a single master craftsman, in the pure Laguiole tradition. ONLY KNIVES MARKED "CROSSBOW" ON THE BLADE ARE REAL KNIVES LAGUIOLE G. DAVID MADE BY THE FACTORY CROSSBOW G. DAVID IN THIERS, FRANCE. OTHER BRANDS AND DEALERS USE THE NAME "DAVID", SO BE DELIGENT. The famous "BEE", the symbol of quality and prestige that adorns the spring of the blade, and the spring are forged from one piece. The spring is polished on the inside. Shaping and fitting are done by hand and to the craftsman's eye. The intricate design on the spine and top of the blade is hand engraved. RESIN IMPREGNATED PINE CONE HANDLE. HIGH QUALITY 12C27 SHINY FINISH STAINLESS STEEL BLADE. Lock Back locking mechanism. 8-1/2" open. 4-5/8" closed. Comes in a nice black box. THIS IS A REALLY EXQUISITE KNIFE!!