This superb design knifes is hand forged. Blade of this knife has a nice file work and is made of 512 layers of 4340 stainless steel and 1075 high carbon steel and hardness 55-58 H R C. This robust knife is lab tested under intense conditions, the balance and shape of this knife ensures perfect grip. Overall length: 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8 inches.We use DHL which is very fast and traceable. Although we pay by weight to Courier for all our deliveries. We don't sell knives/Swords to any one who is under age 18. PLEASE NOTE THAT I HAVE MORE THAN 1 PIECE IN STOCK SO YOU MIGHT RECEIVE THE KNIFE WITH SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT HANDLE AND BLADE PATTERN BUT THE MATERIAL WILL BE SAME.