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At 7" overall, the knife is the perfect size for everyday carry, made even easier by weight saved by skeletonizing the handle.
From the dried sample, I suspect this is the Viburnum moth - the caterpillar of which feeds on the back of leaves, skeletonizing it over several weeks.
Excalibur reduces overall mass weight by skeletonizing the rear segment of the stock, meaning it removed a maximum amount of material from that area while maintaining strength and integrity.