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Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #1 Fuji Hakumon Mizu Honyaki Yanagiba 330mm No Handle

$2,400.00

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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: 330 mm
Type of steel: carbon steel
Steel: Honyaki Yasuki White (Shirogami) #1
Total length: 458 mm
Edge length: 318 mm
Tip handle length: 334 mm
Blade height: 38 mm
Thickness: 4.5 mm
Handle length: 122 mm
Weight: 240g
Hand orientation: right-handed
Sharpener: Kenya Togashi

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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.