Kichiji Josaku Yanagiba 240mm Magnolia Wood Octagonal Handle
The translation of Yanagiba is willow leaf edge referring to the distinctive shape which was developed in the Kansai area of Japan during the Edo period. Hammer forged in Shirogami 2 and clad with soft iron fitted with an octagonal Magnolia wood handle, this professional quality Sashimi knife is made using traditional methods by skilled artisans. The blade is forged in Sakai, Osaka Prefecture, renowned to produce single bevel knives.
Edge Geometry: Single- Bevel (for right-handed users)
Blade Length: 240mm
Total Length: 380mm
Blade Material: Yasuki Shirogami 2 / White Carbon Steel
Handle Material: Magnolia Wood Octagonal Shape/Buffalo Ferrule (Ferrule colour varies and may not match the one pictured)
Saya / Sheath: Included
Rust Resistant: No
* Please dry thoroughly to avoid rust!!