Hand made in France by Fontenille Pataud stainless blade, double stainless bolsters and hand filed spring, handle is hafted in water buffalo horn.
The Roquefort style knife originated as a shepherds knife, it’s distinctive double bolsters give it a nice feel in the hand.
Fontenille Pataud is a small family business located in Thiers, in the beautiful Auvergne region in France. Thiers is world famous for its manufacturing of knives and cutlery.
They are well known for their Laguiole style knives, but other regional styles including the Vendetta (from Corsica), Yssingeaux, Saint-Bernard, and Basque knives.