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Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #1 Santoku 180mm Rosewood

$565.00

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Description

Brand: Hitohira ひ片 ‘ひ’
Blacksmith: Togashi 富 樫 刃 物 製作 所
Production area: Sakai-Osaka / Japan
Profile: Santoku
Size: 180 mm
Type of steel: carbon steel (Oxydable)
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) – 1, soft stainless steel coating
Channel: Rosewood and octagonal buffalo horn
Total length: 318 mm
Length of edge: 172 mm
Length of handle at tip: 184 mm
Blade height: 49 mm
Thick: 1.9 mm
Length of handle: 134 mm
Weight: 137g
Hand orientation: ambidextrous
Sling: Kenya Togashi

Togashi-San is the blacksmith behind this beautiful blade. One of the 25 certified traditional craftsmen in the region, he began forging blades since the age of 19, in 1967.