S/3176 Antique 19th Century Butcher's Meat Cleaver
A good shaped steel bladed butcher's meat cleaver, having a brass collar and a well turned fruitwood handle with incised line decoration. The steel blade continues through the handle to the end for added strength, and terminates within a small conical brass finial. The whole has a good rich colour and patination.
18 in. (46.cm.) Wide
4 in. (10 cm.) Deep
English Circa 1870