The compact 4/8″ blade has been a bestseller in the long history of high quality Boker straight razors. The steel (non-stainless) has outstanding edge retention and is traditionally ground by hand. The handle scales are made of water resistant synthetic material. An ideal tool even for daily professional use. Also features histrorical etching and authentic Boker stamp on the blade. Completely made by hand in the Boker Manufactory in Solingen, Germany. Delivered in historical packaging with a certificate of authenticity.