The blade grind is a flat-convex cutting edge and the blade was heat treated by John Tilton. False top edge of blade which flattens to a 1/4 inch thickness at the handle. The tang tapers gently to the handle butt. Steel lined thong hole and leather thong. At its widest the blade width is approximately 1 7/8 inches. The basket weave leather sheath was handmade by John Tilton. A signed Certificate of Origin accompanies this excellent Bowie type knife. Wood and stag stand also included.