8-inch carving knife with hollow-edge blade for efficiency * Precision-forged from a single piece of high-carbon, stain-resistant steel * Sturdy, steel bolster; full tang for strength and balance * Ergonomic, slip-resistant, synthetic handle; made in Germany; hand wash * Measures approximately 13 by 1-1/2 by 1/2 inches; lifetime warranty A Wusthof Grand Prix II precision forged knife is extremely sharp. Thanks to patented Ptec edge technology and high quality, high-carbon stainless steel, this sharp edge is long lasting. Contemporary looking one piece handles are extremely durable. Hand wash only. Lifetime warranty from Wusthof with normal use and proper care. Made in Solingen Germany.