This is a Hard to Find Butcher knife made by Foster Brothers USA. It does have a couple spots on the blade that seem to be Patina/rust. Handle is wooden with the Brass Star Rivets, has a few stress cracks, nothing major. The Overall Length is 14 1/2" Blade Length is 9 3/8 handle 5". It is nice old quality High Carbon Steel.The item "RARE Vintage Foster Bros Butcher Knife 1800s 14 1/2 L Gold Star General" is in sale since Friday, July 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery". The seller is "grumpy_buddha" and is located in Ivanhoe, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.