The Model 11 is the original drop-point blade. Designed by Tommy Thompson, noted Alaskan guide, in 1952 for big-game skinning, with point dropped below top of blade to prevent cutting too deeply through skins when used point first. This knife has a carbon steel blade with notched thumbrest, .163" blade stock and 1.265" blade depth, hidden tang construction. The handle has a nickel silver guard, duralumin butt, stacked leather grip with red/white/blue spacers. Comes with a brown leather sheath. Excellent condition.