W.M. BEATTY & SON LARGE KITCHEN CLEAVER USA MADE KNIFE
A USA made cleaver kitchen knife.
It is a vintage cleaver.
Round oak handle held on with a peened nut at the butt.
Large steel bolster (it does spin)
Hole to hang cleaver at tip of blade
Bright finish cleaver.
A photo of a cow and W M Beatty & Son CHESTER, PA etched on one side of blade.
There is a 22 stamped on same side at the handle
What is unique about this cleaver is that the handle is molded inside the blade.
You can see the hump where the handle goes inside.
This brute weighs 1 pound, 12 ounces.
14.5″ OAL 8.0″ cutting edge, 6.0″ High end to cutting edge, 1/8″ thick