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Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #2 Tachi Deba 165mm Ho

$310.00

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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: Deba
Size: 165mm
Type of steel: Carbon steel (Oxydable)
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #2, plated with soft iron
Handle: Ho wood and buffalo horn ferrule for right-handed D-shaped
Total length: 317 mm
Edge length: 172 mm
Handle length at tip: 187 mm
Blade height: 50 mm
Thickness: 5.1 mm
Handle length: 128 mm
Weight: 221g
Hand orientation: right-handed
Sharpener: Kenya Togashi

Sold with its 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.