This is the longest handle Large Ladle."Jonathan's" make the finest wooden cooking tools in the USA. The Large Ladle with holes available for right and left handed cooks. (This is a "left hand".) Measures 14-1/8" x 3"wide. The holes to one side for a controlled balance of broth and vegetables. Solid Cherry. This utensil is handmade and finished with clear mineral oil. Wash with soap and water and re-oil occasionally with mineral oil or coconut oil.