BRAND NEW 13.00" INCHES CUSTOM HANDMADE CHEF KNIFE,BLADE LENGTH IS 8.00" HANDLE LENGTH IS 05.00" HANDLE IS MADE OF ROSE WOOD FIX WITH SILVER PINS,STAINLESS STEEL BOLSTERS TWISTED PATTERN DAMASCUS STEEL BLADE (1095 / 15N20) SHEATH HAND STITCHED HEAVY DUTY LEATHER SHEATH OF COW HIDE The blade is made by 1095 / 15N20 Alloy Steels (352 Layers) forged by hammer to a beautiful and precise pattern. Damascus Steel has high quality contents to give it an excellent edge and sharp cutting ability . Hardness of the Blade is HRC 57-59 . it is hand sharpened to a sharp edge . and holds cutting edge after heavy use.