This knife is crafted by Lamson & Goodnow, the oldest cutlery maker in America, using techniques handed down by the company's original bladesmiths, many of whom hailed from the famed knife-making city of Solingen, Germany. Featuring a classic German shape and high-carbon stainless-steel blade, each knife is hand assembled and finished for optimal performance. The serrated edge of this bread knife makes a clean slice through crusty breads while protecting the soft interior. It's also perfect for cutting larger fruits like cantaloupe, pineapple or watermelon. Full-tang blade composed of the finest high-carbon stainless steel from Solingen, Germany. Precision forged from a single piece of steel. Convex-ground blade is polished, hand-edged and honed, ensuring optimal cutting angle for maximum sharpness. Resin-infused PakkaWood handle, triple-riveted to the blade, is heat- and water-resistant. 8" blade; 5" handle; 4.75 oz. Made in USA by Lamson & Goodnow, a Massachusetts company that has produced fine kitchen tools since 1837.