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Anryu Hamono Aogami Super Stainless Clad Kurouchi Petty 75mm Teak

$200.00

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Description

Blacksmith: Katsushige Anryu
Production area: Echizen/ Japan
Profile: Petty/Office
Size: 75 mm
Type of steel: Carbon Steel
Steel: Aogami Super, mild stainless steel coating
Sleeve: Teak and Ring in octagonal Pakka
Total length: 205 mm
Edge length: 72 mm
Handle length at tip: 89 mm
Blade height: 25 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Handle length: 115 mm
Weight: 50g
Hand orientation: Ambidextrous

Katsushige Anryu is recognized worldwide for his knife making skills. He learned his trade under the tutelage of his father. Anryu-san has received numerous awards during his more than 50-year tenure at the head of the Anryu Blacksmith boutique in Takefu Knife village. These include a nomination as an excellent successor to traditional artisans, the awarding of the traditional craftsmen certificate and an award from the Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry.