Shun’s Classic 6-in. Chef’s Knife DM0723 is a great all-purpose knife to have in the kitchen. The knife features a 6 in. VG-MAX steel blade, which provides incredible edge retention, is clad with Damascus stainless steel, then ground and bead-blasted, revealing the flowing pattern of the layered steel. The knife is lightweight and easy to handle, the D-shaped ebony PakkaWood? handle offers a solid grip. ? The go-to knife for nearly any task in your kitchen. ? Six inch handcrafted steel blade. ? Razor-sharp cutting edge. ? Ergonomic handle. ? Made in Japan.