The offset handle creates knuckle clearance while slicing baguettes or cutting tall sandwiches. The serrated cutting edge makes even the toughest crusts easy to slice. The distinctive ergonomic handle of the CLASSIC IKON series gives the knives a flowing aesthetic while providing a comfortable grip. Forged from one piece of specially tempered high carbon stainless steel for exceptional strength. The blade is made of a special steel alloy that's exceptionally sharp and has a long-lasting, easily restorable edge. The bolster delivers heft and balance as well as a finger guard for safety and comfort. Full tang construction from the bolster through the back of the handle offers a solid feel for confident control. Riveted synthetic handle is smooth and seamless for a comfortable grip. Attention to details include a ground and polished spine with an etching of the steel formula and trident logo. Carefully hand wash and towel dry. Blade length: 8.0 Blade width: 2.0 Handle length: 5.0 Weight: 5.0 oz. Made in Germany.