I know you guys are thinking, jeez when is he going to quit! I know. . I'm retired and have a obsessive personality. Once I get into something, well . Anyway, between finishing up the Leopard, I had shaped this one and heat treated it and finished it up today. I decided to leave the flats as they came from the heat treat, quench and temper. I'm not sure but I think the wood is Macassar ebony. I had a small piece and was saving it for a smaller knife. The ss pins have a fine mosaic center. The blade is 3" and the handle is 3".