This kitchen knife was forged from high carbon steel (1.2519), smelted to high specification for the cutting tool industry in Germany.
The hexagonal handle is carved from 5000 year old English bog oak.
The specifications are as follows, the blade is carbon steel, not stainless, and of course ground very thin. Please read the "care and guarantee" section of this website before purchase;
Blade length: ca. 182mm
Handle length: ca. 119mm
Heel height: ca. 4.5mm
Spine thickness at heel: ca. 43mm
Spine thickness 20mm from tip: ca 1.0mm
Balance point: as pictured.