The Lazy Ladle is excellently balanced and just the right size. Measures 12" long x 3" wide. "Jonathan's" make the finest wooden cooking tools in the USA. The Lazy Ladle is available for right and left handed cooks. (This is a "left hand".) 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.