Beautiful Athame - Excellent Altar Piece This particular Athame is in pristine condition and has a stainless steel blade. Athame comes with a scabbard / sheath to keep it protected. This Athame measures 9 inches total and the blade is 4.5 inches. Intricate designs on both the sheath and handle. See all pics for more detail. Very heavy knife - weighing approximately 12 ounces. Feels great in grip. It has stainless Celtic designs. Beautiful piece. There is a faceted green faux jewel at the base of the knife The blade is double sided and very sharp. Please be careful when handling.