Ash - 18" long x 5/8" wide x 11-1/2" spread (opening)
(27" overall length).
When measuring an imaginary line in the center of the handle from top to tip is approximately 8-1/2" high and the handle will stick above the basket approximately 4-3/4" (imaginary line from from center of the handle down to the top of the notch).
Notched, approximately 3/16" thick, style (B) "V" grip or "sweetheart" style.
All wooden handles require some degree of sanding.
Please allow for some variations as they are handmade.