A classic French hatchet knife from the 1930s / 40s. The handle is wooden, most likely boxwood. Branded by the knife maker E. Lottin. Note the wear to the top of the blade where it has been struck with another utensil for cutting larger pieces.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 15¾" x 6¾"
Approx. overall 40cm x 17cm