Kichiji Shirogami #1 Mizu-Honyaki Sakimaru Takohiki Knife 330mm
Hammer forged from single piece of shirogami No1 with mirror finished and Nami-Bokasi / Hamon on both side, Mizu- Honyaki (water quenched steel) made by master craftsmen GENKAI MASAKUNI in Sakai city Osaka renowned for producing single bevel cutlery. The Handle is made from Ichi wood / Japanese Yew with a Buffalo horn ferrule. Takohiki is the Kanto style Sashimi knife used for almost all the same preparation as a Yanagiba in Kansai style.
Edge Angle: Single Bevel (for right-handed users)
Blade Length: 330mm
Total Length: 493mm
Blade Material: Yasuki Shirogami Number 1 Carbon steel
Handle Material: Ichii 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!!