Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #1 Tachi Yanagiba 300mm Ho

$380.00

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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 (Oxidisable)
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #1, soft plated iron
Handle: Ho wood and buffalo horn virole D-shape for right-handed
Total length: 480 mm
Edge length: 305mm
Neck length at tip: 291 mm
Blade height: 35 mm
Thickness: 3.3mm
Handle length: 143 mm
Weight: 211g
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.