A simple and classic form of a scale tang cooking knife using brass bolsters and yew wood handle scales.
This shape of knife, perhaps because it is so effective was current from the 14thC to the present day.
Overall length 32cm/12.5"
Grip length 11cm/4.5"
Blade length 20cm/8"
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