This one of a kind German style chef knife has a 7.5″ blade and is 12.5″ overall making it a versatile, full sized knife. The blade is done in S35VN American made stainless steel. S35VN is a high carbon steel (1.55) and is classified as an American super steel designed for high end cutlery as it holds and edge longer. The handle is done in stabilized box elder burl from the banks of the Missouri River. The liner is orange G10 and the pins are solid brass. Beautiful knife that is a unique, functioning, work of art. Comes in an American made cloth zip case. Free shipping.