Vintage tools - knife T6755
Up for sale is a vintage high quality CARBON STEEL CHEFS KNIFE by venerable French cutlers GONON GIRONDE, 245mm long blade x 50mm at the widest x 372mm overall long. These knives were hand-forged with what's known as a Nogent style handle, a French design named for the city whose cutlery guilds pioneered using a rat tail tang below the blade to pierce the ebony handle, anchored with a clinched tang at the bottom, with their signiture white metal ferrule at the bolster.
Weight - 211gm
This KNIFE is in authentic vintage condition, wear & tear consistent with age & use, will require a sharpen prior to use. A crack in the ebony handle, but its tight, the blade will require re shaping prior to sharpening.
Please check the photos as they are part of the description.
All of our items are genuine vintage - that means they have been used, and have the normal wear and tear associated with a genuine vintage item. Please check all photos carefully as the photos form a large part of the condition description, and ask any questions you may have prior to your purchase. The ruler & Redhead box of matches in the photos are for a size comparison only, not for sale.