Marked on blade Gustav Emil Ern Solingen Germany with Butcher Block symbol. The patina on this blade is incredible (in my opinion See Photos). Wood handle is dull and could use some stain, but it is solid and in great condition. This is a wonderful old high quality knife.Blade measures aprx (tip to hilt) 12 5/8 (11/16) inches long and overall length 17 7/8. Width of the blade (at base) is 2 ¼. Thickness of the blade (at base) is 3/16 inches and tapers to the point. Handle is wood, 3 brass rivets, and tight with no imperfections. Weighing aprx 1 lb and is perfectly balanced. All items are from a smoke free environment. Check out our other items. All items are as described and shown in actual photos. The item "Vintage high carbon steel Gustav Emil Ern Solingen Germany Chef's Knife 17 3/4" is in sale since Sunday, November 15, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery".
The seller is "mdreuseful" and is located in Monrovia, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, RU, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, PH, SG, to Switzerland, NO, SA, UA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY, CL, CO, CR, PA, TT, GT, HN.