stately French switch folder is mounted with a sturdy 18 cm single edged blade
which is 6 mm thick by the tang and tapered to the tip. The back spring is 7 mm
scratches from polishing and sharpening and some pitting due to age but still
has its original patina and even if it is a little bit down in shape, it
remains in full length
well with the spine and the handle.
is powerful and fires great.
tight in the open position with some side by side movement but no up and down
I sits deep
in the handle when closed and the safety works as it should.
is brass lined, also behind all 4 years of the guard and has nickel silver
guard and button
mother of pearl scales with no chips or cracks
stamped *Le Jaune / Namur*
38 cm long
when fully extended and 20 cm when folded