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In person none of these exist; we will say so in the description if it may be otherwise. This outstanding old carbon steel chef's knife is beautifully balanced in the hand and will speed through any kitchen's most demanding or most delicate chopping tasks. Hand-forged by Lamson and Goodnow in Massachusetts, it comes substantial enough to handle any job, fully capable of reducing large piles of whole vegetables into much smaller piles of aromatic goodness for inclusion in your finest recipes. At 15.75" long with a 10-5/8" blade, it is the quintessential chef knife in the quintessential size.
Handle is gorgeous old-growth roswood, warm to the touch and easy on the eyes. Blade still has its markings, too, as you can see in the photos, using their old logo of the continental United States in outline; "LAMSON" is still stamped onto its handle. It's an especially desirable piece and a rare one, too, hand-forged with a chrome carbon tool steel blade--one of the finest ever produced by this very fine, top maker. Thump it with your finger and it rings. This knife has been used and sharpened but condition is still excellent and in one key way better than when it was new, having been professionally edged for this sale and now more RAZOR keen than when it first left the factory--guaranteed to thrill even the most jaded chef.If you've never before used a carbon steel knife, you're in for a most pleasant surprise. Only carbon steel takes a RAZOR edge easily and does not shatter like their stainless steel relatives especially Henckels!
I've lost 3 this way. 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. An outstanding piece of vintage professional grade cutlery, offered here at about the same price you'd expect to pay for a contemporary stainless steel chef's knife with a inferior blade made from recycled steel stock. Don't pass up an opportunity to truly elevate the quality of cutlery in YOUR kitchen, amateur or professional. 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. Late, so again, we ask you in advance to please forgive our humanity.We take customer service very seriously and want to do whatever it takes to meet your needs. If you're not in total agreement with us here or disagree for any reason, we can only urge that you PLEASE shop elsewhere. 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 "RAZOR SHARP Vintage LAMSON Chef Knife RARE withChrome Carbon Tool Steel Blade" is in sale since Tuesday, November 27, 2018. 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.