Built in 1910; found on eBay for $80. Polumbo cast the parts to replace missing knobs.
2. The Sink
A company in Mexico carved the travertine basin to the owner’s specs; with shipping, it came to $500, “which is still less than an Elkay and in 500 years will still look this good.”
Polumbo, who is “99 percent vegan,” uses the cleaver to whack open coconuts.