Overall length measure about 34 to the end of the hanging loop. Overall length of the cleaver itself is 13. It is in very good overall condition considering the age. Wooden handle is in beautiful condition with not cracks/splits.
Handle also has some attractive unique wood grains on part of it. About the only defect are two small chips out of the cutting blade. One is a small "flea bite" to the left of the larger chip.The other chip is less than 1/2 long. The rest of the blade still has a nice edge to it. This is a beautiful wall hanger and ready to be added to your collection.
The item "RARE Vtg Antique #13 FOSTER BROS Hog Splitter Large Meat Cleaver 13 Blade 34 L" is in sale since Sunday, July 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Flatware Sets". The seller is "packerfaniam" and is located in Appleton, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States.