It's also remarkable for its condition, which is flat-out excellent, as the photos show, and it is absolutely rock solid and ready to work today right out of the box in even the most demanding kitchen or meat locker. It is even more beautiful than the digital photos make it look, even though it looks pretty good already, as you can see. Its large curved carbon steel blade was hand-forged with a tapered tang, hafted with beautiful burled wood handle scales. Its dome-shaped iron ferrule not only gives the knife added strength and beauty but keeps food particles from getting gunked up in the handle. Its blade is stamped along with Beatty's grazing cow logo, WM.
BEATTY & SON, PHILADELPHIA, PENNA" and "12. It just begs to be held and when you do you'll be guaranteed to start looking for things that need splitting. Though it has some considerable collector value, it would be a shame not to use it, if you're able.Carbon steel blades of this vintage can hold a razor's edge like no other and I have little doubt it could still do more than its share of butchering of game or livestock. I've also used one for big-game hunting and I can assure you that nothing on this earth will help you quarter a moose so quickly as one of these. Its handles are as warm and comfortable in the hand as they are easy on the eye. Comes with 12" blade (17.75" overall length) and runs 9/32 thick, tapering towards point and pommel At 30.9 ounces it has more than enough heft for any user.
Handle has no cracks, chips, looseness or damage to wood at all--just superb in every way. If you're simply collecting Fur Trade items, you're in luck--this is a rare opportunity to add some authenticity and heirloom quality--not to mention SIZE--to your collection. And don't listen to your girlfriend: SIZE. 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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