To keep me from typing millions of words: Please study pictures. They are part of the description to which you are agreeing when purchasing. My pics are set up for the zoom feature. Some scratches on handle and blade if you look carefully, but in overall very nice condition. Cutco # 1724 9-3/4”Slicer $113 at Cutco’s site. I believe they call the color classic. At first look it is almost black, but under the right light it is dark brown with some hints of orange swirls. 9-3/4” Long blade. Overall length is approx. 15.5” Say goodbye to squashed bread. This bread knife glides effortlessly through freshly baked breads. The long, narrow blade provides thin slices with one continuous stroke. Great for slicing angel food cake, baguettes, boneless ham and for shredding cabbage. The Double-D® edge provides a clean, smooth cut every time and stays sharp longer than straight-edge knives. Can be factory sharpened. Cutco’s 9-3/4″ Slicer makes slicing meats, poultry, seafood and breads effortless. Graceful, sleek and sharp. the Double-D® edge and rounded tip makes easy work of ham roasts, prime rib, and even angel food cake. AUCTION TERMS: I normally ship within one business day of payment receipt. Will ship to Lower 48 US only. Does not include AK or HI or PR Thanks for visiting and good luck!