My new Kent BK8 arrived today. Sorry about the pictures, I'm at work and used my mobile phone.
Pilfer said:No, not top heavy at all, at least while dry. The base is quite weighty and the balance point is just above the rings around the handle, about where that little dark block of print is below the Kent name.
Very nice. The Floris sure looks like a Simpsons Persian Jar to me.