The spine is 3/16 inches thick. The blade has minimal staining and pitting common in carbon steel knives of this age. The handle is in very good condition and tight to the full tang.
The knife has been professionally sharpened and is ready to use. Lamson & Goodnow was established in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts in 1837, and rapidly became the premier cutler in the United States. If you would like to upgrade to Priority International, faster and more expensive, please message us before purchasing. We have a pet filled home, heat our home with a wood stove, use recycled packaging material whenever possible and acquire our inventory from multiple sources and therefore can not guarantee our products and packaging materials come from a smoke free environment. And please recycle the packaging materials we send to you.The item "Lamson and Goodnow Carbon Steel 12 inch Lamb Splitter Knife" is in sale since Wednesday, January 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery". The seller is "strangetrip68" and is located in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.