Since 1921, Deglon of France has manufactured high quality knives and kitchen tools used by professional chefs the world over. The Deglon professional bread knife has a 10″ stainless steel blade, and a 5″ riveted wooden handle. With a serrated cutting edge that features the Deglon signature half-round teeth, this bread knife is beautifully balanced, and the tool of choice for slicing those crusty loaves of artisan bread. The Deglon professional bread knife, and all good cutlery, should be hand-washed. Dishwashers would mar the fine cutting edge and, in a short period of time, destroy the wooden handle. A lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects accompanies purchase of this knife. For additional information, For additional information, visit Deglon online.