This Italian switchblade stiletto knife is made in Italy customized by Walt's Flatguard Knives (Latama Cutlery), also known as a switchblade knife, opens with the swivel bolster then the top of the knife blade to close the knife. This automatic switchblade swinguard 11" Black Forest Stag handle and Half Grind Blade and is overall is open length is approximately 11" inches with a 4.25" blade length is 5.75" closed. It weighs in at approximately 6.4 oz. and has a hefty 5mm backspring and has the Walt's stylized Cat tang stamp on the blade. All of our switchblade knives are genuine Italian knives made in Maniago, Italy!