Handmade in the United States, this lovely knife has many useful purposes. The design is the classical and it is definitely functional and can be used anywhere you want to use it! It measures 11" long and is 1 1/2" wide at the widest point on the blade. The dark blue and black stripes on the handle swirl into a texture end for ease of grip. Handmade by Andrea Zampella, it is guaranteed dishwasher safe.