Knife Blades  

Basically 4 Main Types/Styles Left to Right

Modern (newest)     New French Old French              Blunt 

 Left   Modern                   Middle 2 French Knives              Blunt (Older) Right

New  French  Narrow w/Jut      Old French  Wider w/Jut   


All but the modern blade have a jut at the mating of the stainless or plated blade to the sterling handle.  LaTema is an older material for knife blades and is in the same basic shapes/styles.  Early Frank Smith and others have slightly different blades.  Grill/Viande knives forks have extra long handles and short blades or styles.  

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