This kitchen knife was forged from high carbon tungsten tool steel (1.2442), smelted to high specification for the edge tool industry by a small producer in Germany.
The hexagonal handle is carved from 5,000 year old English bog oak.
The specifications are as follows, the blade is carbon steel, not stainless, please read the "care and guarantee" section of this website before purchase;
Blade length: ca. 243mm
Handle length: ca. 134mm
Heel height: ca. 45mm
Spine thickness at heel: ca. 3.5mm
Spine thickness 20mm from tip: ca 1.0mm
Balance point: as pictured.