OVERALL LENGTH IS 16.00 INCHES. BLADE LENGTH IS 11.00 INCHES. HANDLE LENGTH IS 5.00 INCHES. Steel & Hand Mateial are different. Interesting information about Damascus Steel.
Damascus steel is an advanced form of shaping steel, derived from centuries-old forging technique used to create blades that became almost legendary in their reputation for strength and sharpness. Recognized by the distinctive pattern on the surface of the metal, the stratified layers of steel are reminiscent of flowing water. How to care for your new knives.
Store in a dry place, moisture encourages rust. Damascus is very easy to clean if rusted but is rust resistant. After use, wash and dry the blade & apply vegetable oil, or any food safe lubricating oil. To maintain a beautiful finish, clean the brass on the handle with a brass cleaner e.Sometimes Damascus steel darkens with age. To brighten up the blade, sand it lengthwise with a worn piece of sand paper. This just hits the raised portions of the etched pattern and makes the blade look brighter. No two items are ever identical. The item you receive may be slightly different to the pictures shown. Damascus steel is a refined method of forging steel where the anvil and the hammer determine just what kind of knife is made each time. The use of natural materials i. Buffalo horn, stag horn, wood and camel bone means that variations in colour and slight imperfections may be present but make each knife that much more unique. Please leave feedback after you receive your item so that we know you received your items safely. Customer service and satisfaction is our number one priority. Please feel free to ask us anything about our unique products. We will be happy to answer your questions. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Custom & Handmade".cuttlery" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.