The LeopardDamascus is forged out of the German battle tank Leopard I. This specialtysteel is not available to the market because it was only used for the military. OurDamascus forger was fortunate to acquire some for Boker exclusively. Achromium-manganese and vanadium toolsteelalloy was added to this extremely wear-resistant barrelsteel. The result is a remarkably high hardness forDamascussteel (61-63HRC). The pattern provided on the blade is labeled "Small Pyramid". Handle material is 6061-T6aluminum and features certified importedZiricote wood inlays. Knife includes certificate of authenticity and gift box. Serialized.