This chef knife was forged from a core of 1.2442 high carbon tungsten steel, laminated between two pieces of historic wrought iron, hammer welded in a traditional open hearth. The hexagonal section handle is carved from semi fossilised oak that collapsed into the Anglian fens some 5000 years ago when water levels rose and swamped Eastern England.
The specifications are as follows, the steel is not stainless and will patinate. The forced patina is a starter patina only, it will change over time. The handle is a natural material, please read the "care and guarantee" section of this website before purchase;
Blade length: ca. 167mm
Handle length: ca. 120mm
Heel height: ca. 37mm
Balance point: shown in the last picture