Vintage Fine Italian Chef Knife with Stainless Steel Blade & Heavy Brass Handle Made by. Coricama CO RI CA MA: Coltellerie Riunite (United Knives Factory) of Caslino and Maniago founded in 1873. It manufactures knives, scissors, forceps, blades, surgical instruments, and other steel tools for arts and crafts. Hoffritz was established in 1930s in New York. They were importer, retailer, and wholesalers of a wide range of cutlery products including knives, razors, and scissors.
Most of their products came from the better quality makers mostly in Italy, Germany, and France. This knife is produced from Caslino and Maniago region of Italy with the patent # 132127.
It has the blade fabricated from the fine stainless steel. The handle is very solid made from solid brass for durability, strength, and balance. It has the good condition. Weight 9 - 10 oz. Some scratches (last photo), blade 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. The above images and descriptions are copyrighted exclusively. None of the material may be copied or republished.The item "Vintage 8 Blade HOFFRITZ Italian Stainless Chef Knife Brass Handle ITALY" is in sale since Thursday, May 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Flatware Sets". The seller is "vintagenation15" and is located in Tucson, Arizona.
This item can be shipped to United States, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Russian federation.