Global 7in Oriental Deba Knife for Left Handed is purely a Japanese knife used for filleting a whole fish. The wide one-sided razor sharp blade is ideal for cutting through the fish skin and is excellent for filleting. Global Deba's razor sharp edge is so large and prominent, that it is easily seen with the naked eye and extends upward from the edge of the knife. Global knives are loved by professional chefs and home cooks. The gorgeous modern Lightweight design includes a textured handle for a secure grip, offering superior control and precision. Global's unique smooth contours and seamless construction prevent food and dirt particles from collecting on the knife, offering the ultimate in safety and hygiene. It is recommended that you Handwash with mild dishsoap, rinse and dry thoroughly with a towel.