This is a custom made damascus steel blade knife with wooden and micarta handle. steel that is used in the making of this knife is created by hammer folding and forge welding high and low carbon steel up to 512 layers. The blade shows crisp random patters. damascus steel is renowned for its edge holding capabilities. The blades have been manually honed and carry razor sharp edges. It carries very nice looking bevel and precise manual file work on the handle spine. This fantastic knife is complemented with a fabulous leather sheath made by genuine leather that has been hand stitched and fits the knife perfectly well.