Al Pendray Damascus subhilt stag fighter, with leather sheath. Al was written up in Scientific American for his work is rediscovering wootz Damascus. This former President of the Knifemakers Guild recently suffered a stroke and is not currently making knives. (We pray for his prompt and full recovery--Al is a true gentleman and I am proud to call him a friend.) 14'' oal, 8 3/4'' blade, his mark inlaid in gold. WOOTZ Damascus. both edges sharpened. Tapered tang. Mint.