Solid Steel Foster Bros. 10"

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Blade Length: 10"
Overall Length: 16"
Max Blade Height: 4.75"

Upstanding Craftsmanship in Upstate New York
Made in the 1800s by Foster Bros. of Fulton, NY, this piece is a glimpse into American history. Restored by our makers with a handsome Desert Ironwood handle and brass mosaic rivets. Its slim profile and 10" blade make this cleaver easy to maneuver on the cutting board. A practical tool with a rich history, this piece is a "Made in the USA" classic.

Living Americana: Practical Artifacts from the Golden Age of Steel
At New West KnifeWorks, we cherish the tradition of knife-making even as we forge new paths of innovation. Our refurbished cleavers come from an era where extraordinary steel was extremely cheap. To make cleavers of this mass and quality of steel today would be prohibitively expensive to produce from scratch. But our makers search out these diamonds in the rough at old antique shows, flea markets, or grandma’s garage, refurbishing the blades and handles to give them a new, improved life for the 21st Century.

Read more about our cleaver restoration process.
Antique Cleaver Restoration New West KnifeWorks
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"Next Level.” Bloomberg
"Knife Art." Fine Cooking
"America’s Best." Cooking Light


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