Offered for sale is a custom handmade fixed-blade hunting knife , made in Finland by Tapio Syrjala, probably ca. 2015. Tapio Syrjala has been making knives since 2013, and is a member of the Finnish Knifemakers’ Guild. In a few short years, he has become very highly regarded as a knifemaker and has won several awards for his knives. This knife features a stainless steel puuko blade, a nickel silver hilt, full tapered tang construction, and a white bone handle. The blade is 4-1/4″ long and 1/4″ thick at the hilt. Overall length is 8-3/4″. The blade is tang stamped Tapio Syrjala in fancy script. The knife is in excellent, like-new condition overall. The blade appears to be unsharpened. The handle scales are in excellent condition. The fit and finish is superb. The knife includes a high quality leather sheath. This knife is very well made, and will provide many years of service with proper care. Or, it would be right at home in a collection of custom knives. You can own this custom knife for $399.99.