This large and beautiful knife is very stability in the hand and has great piercing power in its upswept 6.5 inch blade. The blade is hand forged from 1084 tool steel and ground to a durable and razor sharp convex edge. The Iowa mulberry wood handle is beautiful and just emits a bit of sunshine. Bolsters are nickel silver and the hardware is nickel silver and brass. Yellow fiber liners add some color. Includes custom brown leather sheath. An impressive and formidable knife.