Kichiji Left-Handed Jo-Saku Yanagiba 270mm 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 Yasuki Shirogami-2clad with soft iron with a magnolia and buffalo horn handle. This knife is made in Sakai, Osaka Prefecture, renowned to produce single bevel knives.
Edge Angle: Single Bevel (for left-handed users)
Blade Length: 270mm
Total Length: 415mm
Blade Material: Yasuki Shirogami-2 Soft Iron Clad
Handle Material: Magnolia Wood/Buffalo Ferrule (Ferrule colour varies and may not match the one pictured)
Saya / Sheath: Included
Rust Resistant: NO
* Please dry thoroughly to avoid rust!!