Vintage Circa 1885 to 1900's DAVIS DISSTON USA No 14 Knife sharpening honing steel rod. Total length is 20 1/4 inches. Steel rod is 14 inches long. T is a small 1/2 inch long hairline near the nickel silver bolster, but it does not in any way compromise the sharpener. Wood handle is tight to the steel. Weight is over 1 pound.Seller prefers PayPal! I am 100% certain t will be no problems on my end of the deal, so I will leave you positive feedback once the item is paid in full. You are the customer, and I will allow you to control the deal, as long as it is not too outrageous, and you keep me informed along the way. Recently, t have been a rash of non-payers. Please do not bid or make offers on items if you do not intend to pay for the item. I prefer to ship U.S.P.S. Priority Mail or First Class International, however I reserve the right to use other shipping services based upon final destination and total weight of item shipped. I combine shipping based upon total weight and destination, so if you are purchasing multiple items, inform me in advance so I can send you the correct invoice. Buyer of this auction item agrees to pay for this auction item, and pay shipping charges within 4 business days of the end of this auction, unless you have some difficult problem, and you notify me in advance. After 4 days of non-payment of the item, I place the item in ebay's dispute console, w ebay will give you a negative strike. If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, I will refund 100% of your purchase payment. That is Satisfaction Guaranteed, with no exception. After receiving an item, if you are unhappy, please contact me immediately BEFORE LEAVING ANY FEEDBACK. I promise to resolve the issue! I am very easy to contact via telephone or using ebay's "MY MESSAGES." Check out other items at our ebay store /Above-and-Beyond-Collectibles, or go directly to for more very unique antiques, collectibles, old antique & vintage tools, and other auction items. Be sure to add this ebay store to your favorites list.