Hand made out of black walnut. There is a carved area for to make sure your crackers or fruit has a place to rest. The cutting board is approximately 7"x10" x 5/8" thick. The perfect size take on a picnic and will not take up too much room on your counter. We finish with our own food grade oil. This would make a perfect gift every time for the hostess or cheese and wine lover in your life. Maintain your wooden ware with soap and water, air dry.