Designed to be attractive and functional utensils for those afflicted with Parkinson's Disease and other illnesses that cause hand tremors. A slight indentation places the fingers in a comfortable position. The soupspoon has a recessed edge and a slightly deeper bowl to assist in preventing spills. Each utensil weights approximately 7.3 oz. (207 gram). They have solid handles and can be placed in any dishwasher. Polished 18/0 Stainless Steel.