The Blade is Hand Forged with 1095 & 15N20 High and Low Carbon Steel with over 200 Layers. This blade is up to 58 HRC on Rockwell Scale which determines for holding sharpness for a long period and could also be use for Tough Work. Handle is approx 3.75" walnut colored wood with five brass pins and stainless hilt while blade is approx 2.75"clip point, the layers make a beautiful pattern blade, you will be pleased. Blade locks up tight.
Damascus blades need to be well cleaned then oiled after each use, they are best not stored in the leather sheath. Very sweet and classic knife