Vintage Fully Forged Style 3XL Chef Knife with Carbon Steel Blade & Wood Handle Made by. Gustav Emil Ern is a small German cutlery company founded in 1903 in Solingen Germany.
T was a fairly small German knife maker who was known for exceptional quality. It at one point was regarded much more highly than Henckels and Wusthof (these two companies jumped on the mass production market after World War 2 Gustav did not).
Gustav believed in quality over quantity and that in the end killed them. It couldn't compete in the global market and was crushed. Principal trade names include Gustav Emil Ern, Intedge. Their cutleries are hand forged with the finest material and skilled craftsman to achieve the unrivalled & exceptional quality. This is the professional high end quality Chef's knife produced from the famous city of blade Solingen, Germany.
Solingen is renowned for manufacturing of fine swords, knives, scissors, and razors. It has a blade fully forged from the fine carbon steel. Designed to take a finer edge and hold it longer providing sharp cutting satisfaction.
The handle is triple riveted over the full tang to. Sure fitting for durability, strength, & balance. GUSTAV EMIL ERN --- ca. Weight 11 - 12 oz. Grinding & pitting patina on both sides of the blade (last two photos), blade structure is good.
Maintenance Suggestion: Hand wash only in warm water after using, especially if used on foods that have acidic sauce/liquid. After washing it, wipe the blade and handle completely dry. Use of electric knife sharpener or dishwasher not recommended.None of the material may be copied or republished. The item "1930s Vintage 12 Blade GUSTAV EMIL ERN Carbon Chef Knife GERMANY" is in sale since Thursday, November 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Flatware Sets".
The seller is "187onhung" and is located in Tucson, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.