The overall length of the knife is 10", the blade is 5-1/2". The handle is made from dyed stabilized wood. It has been hand filed - no machines. The knife has brass pins, a brass lanyard hole and a brass guard. A hand sewn, stamped leather sheath is included.The knife listed is hand forged by a local knifemaker and is made to be used (as a knife). The knife is heat treated, tempered and made from high carbon steel. Please do not ask questions concerning the process of how the knife was made. To sum up the process again, all knives listed in our store are made totally by hand, "old school", no machinery or power hammers involved. No pre-fabricated pieces at all. Each knife takes anywhere from 3-7 days to make and are one of a kind. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Custom & Handmade". The seller is "hockinghillshandmade" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.