VINTAGEFOSTER BROS. MEAT CLEAVER #13 Overall Size: 32" LONG including wood handle, 13 " BLADE. Rescued from a collector who was downsizing and had more than one of these. All have been "cleaned up" and reconditioned a bit. Nice big blade. Please email me if you have questions about this item. Please read before bidding! Winning bidder agrees to pay all S&H by check or money order within 10 days of the close of auction in order to complete the sale. We ship every two weeks, but most of the time, much faster -MANY TIMES BY RETURN MAIL. We will be glad to "rush" your item for an added handling fee. If you have any post sale problems with our shipping, payment procedures and/or timelines, please let us know in advance by email. We make every attempt to explain our items carefully and accurately, offer them at a fair price, pack carefully and ship safely and as quickly as time will allow. We dislike negative feedback -getting it or giving it- and particularly feedback which reflects "character assassination" and try our best to avoid it . If you have questions about the authenticy or condition of the item you are bidding on, or, have won, or, if you don't like our shipping practices, please don't bid. We expect and are responsive to all your questions and concerns and make every effort possible to make this an enjoyable and positive transaction for you. With the high cost of shipping to certain areas, we do not require insurance, but, strongly suggest that you request it. WE WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ITEM RECEIVED THAT HAS BEEN DAMAGED BY ANY OF THE USUAL DELIVERY SERVICES (USPS, UPS, FED EX, ETC.). nor, will be responsible for any item not covered by insurance. All items are shipped as is and t are NO RETURNS! THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION OF OUR SALE ITEMS AND GOOD LUCK BIDDING!