Shun Cutlery’s TDM0760 Premier Asian Cook’s Knife is a must have in the kitchen! This is a multi-purpose knife with a 7 in. VG-MAX steel blade. The blade has 34 layers of Damascus cladding on each side. The handle on the knife is contoured walnut-colored PakkaWood? and it offers a solid grip. Made in Japan. Specifications: ? A multi-purpose knife similar in function to a chef’s knife. ? Hand-sharpened 16? double-bevel blade (32? comprehensive). ? Hammered tsuchime finish helps release food easily when cutting. ? Steel: Proprietary VG-MAX cutting core, 34 layers each side stainless Damascus cladding. ? Handle: Contoured walnut-colored PakkaWood?. ? Blade length: 7 in. (17.8 cm). ? Handcrafted in Japan.