This 1” Richeson aquarelle brush is a favorite among watercolor artists and features a clear acrylic handle. The handle is cut at an angle to create an oval scraper on one end of the brush. The scraper offers a great way to cut lines through color and a very useful tool to have on the brush. This brush is made from the highest quality synthetic brush fibers. The fibers used for this brush are a blend of two different diameters to create a high quality brush with great response. A great combination of performance and price, A great aquarelle brush for any watercolor artist.