Being offered for sale is the vintage "AXE" BRAND CHEF'S KNIFE by George Wostenholm & Son of Sheffield, England circa the early -to- mid 20th century (best guess), as seen in the pictures/as described in the title. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR IMPORTANT CONDITION NOTES. Being offered for sale AS-FOUND, uncleaned. May require a thorough detailing to bring to its full potential. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED or your money back...no questions asked!
MISSING SCALES/GRIPS. Otherwise, Good/VG vintage condition with minor -to- moderate overall wear with some rust & very minor pitting at areas. Blade is quite sharp but could certainly use a fresh sharpening. Maker's mark is crisp and clearly visible. See pics.
Measures 13-1/2" long, overall. Blade is 8-1/4" long. Weighs 5.0 oz..