Vintage Hand Forged Style Lamb Splitter Butcher Knife with Carbon Steel Blade and Wood Handle. Washington Cutlery Company was founded in 1894 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
In 1906 it moved to Watertown, Wisconsin and became incorporated. The company manufactures the Village Blacksmith Brand of butcher knifes, cleavers, corn knifes, tools, sickels, cold chisels, screwdrivers, punches.... It was one of the top in professional cutlery for chefs and meat butchers. It stayed in business from the early 1900's to 1960's.
This knife has the blade hand forged from the fine carbon steel. The handle is triple riveted over the full tang to sure fitting for durability, strength, & balance.Lots of 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.
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