uk no 5 ground blade
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No5 with blade ground to depth of fullers, in received condition showing original cosmoline and paper wrapping


After cleaning, flat blade is clearly visible



Side view shows extent of material removal. The reason for this is unknown. Blade is an original UK issue blade with the remains of a 1946 date on ricasso