High-quality carving knife. Sharp, steel Damascus blade. Honoki wood handle. Hand-wash only. Made for Chroma by Sumikama Cutlery, Seki City Japan. 10.25-inch blade length. Made for a variety of cutting and slicing duties, the Chroma Haiku Damascus 10.25 in. Carving Knife offers an outstanding sharpness designed for professional chefs and avid home cooks. This knife is crafted of Haiku Damascus steel and is designed for slicing a variety of meats. Its Honoki wood handle seats well in the hand and offers a handsome accent to its 10.25-inch blade. Sharpen when needed with a whetstone or by a professional. Do not use sharpening steel. Hand-wash only. About Chroma Cutlery Inc.A leading manufacturer of high-quality knives, Chroma Cutlery uses choice components to create knives that are renowned for their durability, innovative design, and outstanding sharpness. Their products include knives, cutters, butcher blocks, and cutlery care products. Professional-quality blades have made Chroma a recognized name in both the cutlery and culinary industries.