Please read our Terms below for details. This is a beautiful, hand-forged piece is absolutely gorgeous condition and a MUST HAVE for the serious chef or butcher alike. If you hunt, raise livestock or just prefer to butcher your own meats, you'll find NONE finer. This outstanding vintage meat cleaver was made in the United States by Foster Bros. Using some of the finest steel ever affixed to a chef's knife, and is stamped, along with their flying arrow logo, FOSTER BROS.
At 14.5 ounces this cleaver hs plenty of heft yet is still comparatively lighter than most Foster Bros. It not only looks beautiful but feels beautifully balanced in the hand, which will be, for most users, a most pleasant surprise. Like all carbon steel cutlery, it will rust if not properly kept dry, but takes a RAZOR edge like no other, and outperforms stainless steel in almost every way.
You must wipe it down after each use but its beauty and superior performance are worth it. Best of all, perhaps, it has been given a professionally applied and RAZOR keen edge that will amaze even many veteran chefs and butchers.CAUTION: a careless user may find himself in the ER seeking fingers. Condition is beautiful, as you can see, with no problems of any kind, with a wonderful patina over its fluted walnut handle and carbon steel blade, which is anchored at bolster using a dome-shaped carbon steel ferrule, then iron-riveted over a full and tapered tang. It will provide its lucky new user with heirloom quality for use, for display and for posterity--for many years to come. Don't pass up an opportunity to truly elevate the quality of cutlery in YOUR kitchen, amateur or professional. And it's never too early to find the perfect gift for that hard-to-shop-for chef on your list! A WORD ABOUT MAINTENANCE: Never use a dishwasher. Wash the knife by hand and wipe clean immediately thereafter. Wipe the knife clean when using it on wet or acidic foods. It WILL rust if not maintained properly. I apply a very thin coat of non-toxic mineral oil to blade and wooden handles periodically, to seal them from ambient moisture in the atmosphere (olive or corn oil will suffice). 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. Don't see it or can't find what you're looking for? It's wrong--it's STEALING--and you WILL be turned in to us by one of the legion of our loyal customers, who inevitably see your plagiarism and notify us about it. All items come from a smoke-free home. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS to this policy. If you dislike this or find this unfair, PLEASE shop elsewhere; we only want happy customers and it's our feeling that no one should be able to claim dissatisfaction with this policy, since we're stating it up front. It's not an attempt to profit, simply the only way my elderly bones can continue to offer so many items. WE SELF-INSURE using our business policy. I will gladly send you the forms necessary to file.
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International packages will be calculated on the basis of a MINIMUM ONE POUND weight. IMPORTANT: After TWELVE YEARS of doing everything we could to hold the line on int'l. If you're not in total agreement with us here or disagree for any reason, again, we can only urge you to PLEASE shop elsewhere. We'd like to sell'em cheaper.. But MY WIFE won't let me!!The item "GORGEOUS Vintage Foster Bros. Chef's #6 Carbon Steel Meat Cleaver RAZOR SHARP" is in sale since Friday, April 24, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery". The seller is "ralph1396" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.