This Defense Spike by Rod Chappel features a mirror polished blade with a hole drilled through it at an angle from the bottom of the ricasso to the spine of the blade, .361" blade stock and .455" blade depth, hidden tang construction. The handle has a brass guard, ironwood grip and red/walrus ivory/brass spacers. Has some scratches on the guard, otherwise excellent condition. Dated Oct 8th, 1998 and s/n 13. Very cool piece.