A beautiful classic, richly detailed and boasting of craftsmanship. The satin finished, bayonet blade is a traditional style with beautiful lines. The nickel silver guard, bolsters, and buttons stand out against the simulated ivory scales. The brass pins and liners speaks to the tradition of Italian knife making as well as the quality of the materials. The push button release gives quick action , and the blade locks up solid. The sliding safety protects against accidental release. This piece is an impressive addition to your Italian stiletto collection.