The Vikings are still a synonym for extraordinary abilities. Not only were they brave and courageous seamen and warriors, but also very competent forgers. Designed by the renowned knifemaker Jesper Voxnaes from Denmark, the homeland of the Vikings, and handmade in the Boker Manufactory in Solingen, Germany, the home of high quality blades, the Gorm (named after the first Danish king) combines ageless virtues which make this knife series a real masterpiece of kitchen cutlery. The choice of materials is as extraordinary as the design. Equipped with stainless 440C steel with its high edge retention and a Rockwell hardness of 58-59 HRC, Gorm is by far superior to any ordinary kitchen knife blades, and is as tough as the Vikings. The characteristically shaped hole in the blade makes the Gorm especially unique. Boker s knives hold their cutting edge far longer than any other knives. Boker knives are well balanced and are easy to sharpen. Look to Boker knives for the most innovative designs and materials. The Boker name has always been associated with quality. The Gaucho is the cowboy of the Pampas or prairies of Argentina. While the most important companion to the Gaucho is his horse without question the second is his gaucho knife of which he demands quality and performance. Combine the Boker quality and the Gaucho demands and you have the newest line of premium fixed blade hunting knives from the Boker facility in Argentina. the land of the Gaucho. Eat in style with this genuine stag handled knife and fork set with convenient belt sheath. Each has an overall length of 7 7/8.