10 May 2012

Brass Shochet Cleaver Brass Shochet Cleaver

BRASS SHOCHET’S CLEAVER
$4,500

Description : Palestine, dated 24th March 1942, marked WeinstockIn the form of a dog running to chop meat, symbolizing the idea in the Talmud, Gittin, Perek Nezikin p.56:1 “Everyone who was hungry as a dog and came to the house of Kalba Sabua (sated dog) left satisfied”, 13″ long
Price : $4,500
10 May 2012

Shochet Knives Shochet Knife Set

SET OF SHOCHET’S KNIVES AND RELATED ITEMS
$5,500

Description : Continental,early 20th centuryTwo larger knives with squarish stainless steel blades for slaughtering cows and bulls, 23″ and 22 1/2″ long, the third for sheep and calves, 13 3/4″ long, two smaller knives for chickens, 7 3/4″ and 6 1/2″ long, together with 3 sharpening blocks and one stamp with words “Slaughtered Kosher”, used to certify that the animal was slaughtered according to Jewish Law, (together 9 items)
Price : $5,500