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Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #1 Damascus Yanagiba 300mm Ebony

$970.00

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Description

Brand: Hitohira ひとひら (一片)
Blacksmith: Togashi 富樫打刃物製作所
Production area: Sakai-Osaka/ Japan
Profile: Yanagiba
Size: 300mm
Steel Type: Carbon Steel 9Oxidable)
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #1, Damascus carbon plated
Handle: ebene and buffalo horn octogenal ferrule
Total length: 455 mm
Edge length: 293 mm
Handle length at tip: 308 mm
Blade height: 35 mm
Thickness: 3.3 mm
Handle length: 145 mm
Weight: 223g
Hand orientation: right-handed
Sharpener: Kenya Togashi

Sold with his Saya.

Kenji Togashi is a legendary Sakai blacksmith and one of the few blacksmiths in Japan to have the skills to forge quality honyaki blades. Since the beginning of his career in 1966, Master Togashi has received numerous distinctions, he is renowned for mastering these skills of forge. Master Togashi makes blades in his own workshop in Sakai, with his three sons.