Beautiful and razor-sharp, the Shun Pro Deba knife is the perfect companion for preparing fish, beef, poultry or vegetables. Deba knives are typically lighter and deliver precision cuts, making it a clear alternative to the chef's knife. It's ther perfect utility knife for all your cutting jobs in the kitchen. And because it's Shun, you are assured that your Pro Deba knife will be around for years to come. Made from VG-10 high-carbon steel, your Shun Pro blade will take and hold its sharp edge longer than comparable knives. The premium D-shaped PakkaWood handles rest comfortably in the curve of your palm, giving you precision control, and a secure grip. The single bevel blade delivers superior blade sweep and razor-sharp slicing ability. The beautiful graffiti-etched blade delivers the perfect balance of both style and performance, making your Shun Pro knives a treasured addition to your kitchen. Handcrafted in Seki City, Japan.