This Ivory Skull Fighter has an 9 1/2" hand forged blade made of the very best 5160M spring steel. Guard is silver soldered nickel. Hidden tang handle is acient artifact Fossil Walrus Ivory ice axe with a fire bowl . Stabilized amd pinned so it will last another several thousand years. OAL is long enough. The TMK leather shop sheath has an ostrich inlay and is made to fit the knife . Wonderful knife and priced to sell. Thanks.