The 12.5" Leather Handle Commando Dagger with Spikes is one serious knife with a purpose. The knife lends itself to its British cousin in design. The blade of the knife is constructed from durable 440 stainless steel. The blade features a spear point design. This type of blade design is best utilized for combative tactics that require deep penetration through stabbing motions. The handle of the knife is constructed from leather. This allows for superior gripping in a variety of environmental conditions.At the end of the handle, you will find a heavily constructed glass breaker. Now this is where the knife gets its attitude and deviates from its British cousin. The handle has a D-guard that has stainless steel spikes attached to it. The knife comes with a leather sheath.