Purely functional, perfect for slicing things with a swift motion. This Hawkbill style knife has some similarities with Karambit-styled blades, but is more similar to a scythe blade in profile. It is a folding knife, and does feature a thumb stud for flicking it open faster. This is a manual open only knife. Handle is cherry hardwood and glossy glazed to a perfectly smooth finish. Comes with a very nicely polished leather holster that features a securing snap. Folding Knives Blade Lock Function Included.