This knife block makes a sculptural statement in the kitchen with its beautiful beech wood construction and subtly contoured top. Designed in Germany by neonbraun henning gaulke, the crisscross configuration accepts knives of various lengths and widths in any arrangement you like. Made from 81 interlinking pieces of tempered beech wood. Holds up to 12 knives of various sizes and a sharpening steel. Maximum blade length: 8". 6" x 6" x 10 1/2" high. Made in Germany.