"Jonathan's" make the finest wooden cooking tools in the USA. The Medium Ladle with holes available for right and left handed cooks. (This is a "left hand".) Measures 12" x 3." 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.