PLEASE NOTE: We take our photos in natural light outdoors and as a result there are sometimes reflections or shadows or glare shown in the blades. In person none of these exist; we will say so in the description if it may be otherwise.Please read our Terms below for details. If you've been looking for one of the very finest vintage Sabatier chef knives in the quintessential French chef knife size, this superb specimen has all one would ever need and in terms of its materials, craftsmanship, balance, condition and especially performance, it's simply a good as it gets. This is a beautiful piece of exceptional quality: a nicely preserved Sabatier chef's knife hand-forged and crafted in a timeless style--every French chef's most prized tool.
It dates from the 1950's-60's and was made at the height of Sabatier's prowess, from the company's Jeune line whose logo is a bunch of grapes, which is still found stamped on its handle and etched on its blade. It is equal to any the company ever produced and is a model of beauty, functionality and craftsmanship. It has been used and sharpened but retains most of its original shine, giving it the appearance of stainless steel but be assured that this is carbon steel of the highest quality and will discolor with use over time. Like all fine knives, it is fully hand-forged with a full and tapered tang for maximum balance in the center of your hand, where it belongs.When you use a knife like this, it feels like an extension of your hand, not a mere object that you're holding. It's superb aesthetics are matched by it's performance. This is the perfect knife for a wide variety of kitchen tasks, and is, for many old-school chefs, the only knife you'll ever need. From creating thin slices of turkey breast, tomato, cucumber, onion or whatever, to reducing large piles of your garden's freshest herbs into small piles of aromatic goodness, this outstanding knife will outperform just about any other.
Handle is deeply and darkly mellowed rosewood, entirely free of cracks or any other problems--VERY rare, to say the least. Notice that the knife incorporates the slightly cylindrical French bolster, which allows your fingertips to achieve maximum contact with the knife for better control than its German counterparts. If you've never used a carbon steel knife before, you're in for a treat.
Experienced chefs know that only a true carbon steel blade can consistently attain the razor-sharp edge that makes cooking a true pleasure you must wipe the knife after every use to avoid stains and rusting, but will be richly rewarded with superior performance! Also nice is the size of the piece, measuring 14-5/8" long with 9-7/8" blade, but with the feel and balance of something much smaller. Whether you're an amateur or professional chef, you know how important the finest cutlery is to your state of mind while cooking. Here's your chance to relax and let your hands take over. And it's never too early to find the perfect gift for that hard-to-shop-for loved one!A beautiful piece for use or for display among a collector's finest cutlery. Our store's inventory is searchable using the search field or may be browsed by clicking on categories, with each option found on the left side of the store's homepage.
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It's not an attempt to profit, simply the only way my elderly bones can continue to offer so many items. WE SELF-INSURE using our business policy. I will gladly send you the forms necessary to file. Late, so again, we ask you in advance to please forgive our humanity. We take customer service very seriously and want to do whatever it takes to meet your needs.If you're not in total agreement with us here or disagree for any reason, we can only urge that you PLEASE shop elsewhere. International packages will be calculated on the basis of a MINIMUM ONE POUND weight. IMPORTANT: After TWELVE YEARS of doing everything we could to hold the line on int'l. If you're not in total agreement with us here or disagree for any reason, again, we can only urge you to PLEASE shop elsewhere. We'd like to sell'em cheaper.. But MY WIFE won't let me!! The item "FINE Vintage Sabatier Carbon Steel Chef Knife RAZOR SHARP 9-7/8 Blade, Rosewood" is in sale since Monday, December 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery". The seller is "ralph1396" and is located in Los Angeles, California.
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