Our Blade Contains "1095 & 15N20" High Carbon Tool Steel with above 256 Layers and Hardness 55 to 60 HRC. If you want more information, OR have queries, please contact us without any hesitation. Payment: PAYPAL PAYMENT ONLY Shipment: AFTER RECEIVING YOUR PAYMENT ITEMS WILL BE SHIPPED WITHIN 5 BUSINESS DAYS UNLESS WEEKEND AND HOLIDAYS. Courier: USPS CAUTION: Before offerding or buying items please make sure that the state, local and federal laws of your area allow the item to reach you? If your purchase is held by custom authorities in your country or state then I will not be responsible for that and no refund will be given. We will not be responsible for any loss because of wrong or non deliverable shipping address. We are also not responsible if the package is stolen or lost once it has been delivered. Also, in case of receiving a damaged package or item, please keep the original packing for evidence purposes for investigating process. Picture above is actual item. Handmade knife, one of the best workmanship with 45 years of knife making experience. A sharp knife made with 15N/20 (Damascus steel). A very beautiful piece to add in your collection. I have added several pictures to show you the beauty of this blade with excellent craftsmanship. The quality of the knife and handle sells itself. I hope pictures do the justice. I am sure you will love to have this Damascus knife. Tips to Care Damascus knife: Damascus knife is different than other traditional knives. Never store your knife for long time in leather sheath. Leather can absorb water which will rust the knife. Always clean the blade after using and apply oil or wax (please use cooking oil on Chef Knife) before you store it, for its longer life and durability. RETURN AND REFUND POLICY: Your satisfaction is guaranteed or money back. If you are not happy with your purchase, we offer you a peace of mind guarantee if you return the product within 14 working days. We will refund your money back immediately ON RECEIVING THE KNIFE BACK IN ORIGINAL CONDITION. DELIBERATE TAMPERING WITH THE PRODUCT OR MISUSE WILL NOT QUALIFY FOR THE REFUND. SHIPPING CHARGES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. DISCLAIMER: Our knives are very sharp so open and use them very carefully. We are not responsible for any injuries associated with the use of our knives. Our products are intended for legal use only by responsible buyers. We will not sell our products to anyone under the age of 18. Thanks very much for your business. Please leave response as soon as you the receive your order If you are not happy with our items please contact us before leaving any negative or natural response we will try to resolve issue as Quickly As Possible: because we aim to give our customers 100% Satisfaction . Happy offerding!