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Saji Hamono VG10 Rainbow Damascus Bunka 180mm Ebony

$490.00

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Description

Blacksmith: Takeshi Saji 佐治作
Production area: Echizen, Fukui/ Japan
Profile: Bunka
Size: 180 mm
Steel Type: Stainless Steel
Steel: VG10, Coated with Stainless Steel Damassé Flexible
Handle: Ebony and Buffalo Horn
Total length: 304 mm
Length of edge: 163 mm
Length of handle at tip: 180 mm
Blade height: 48 mm
Thick: 2 mm
Length of handle: 128 mm
Weight: 149g
Hand orientation: Ambidextrous
Duration: 60-61 HRC

Master Saji is the third generation blacksmith from Takefu City, Fukui Prefecture, who was certified as a traditional cutlery craftsman at the age of 44. Damascus knives, often paired with unique custom handles such as hand-crafted ironwood handles. Having become a legend in the manufacture of hunting knives, Master Saji has a unique eye for fine finishing, and he also constantly innovates by bringing new looks to knives.