It takes a team of very skilled craftsmen to make a knife this beautiful. The blade is hand-ground by Mr.Hirotsugu Tosa and uses Yasuki Silver 3 Steel. The Handle is designed by Mr. Keido Suhihara and is made of desert ironwood. We are proud to offer this amazing knife that is truly a piece of art that can be used everyday. The knife comes with a wooden gift box. Please allow 2 weeks for delivery.