Blacksmith: Shigeki Tanaka刃物製作所
Type of steel: (Inoxidable)
Length of blade: 190mm
Duration: 60-61 HRC
This knives comes with a beautiful wooden box of first quality paulownia (Kiri).
Shigeki Tanaka began his blacksmithing career in the village of Takefu for three years. He learned the intricacies of hand-forged blades. Later, he returned to Miki to continue his work in his family’s workshop where they mainly made forgeries and other agricultural tools. Now he focuses on kitchen knives and has gained a worldwide reputation for producing some of the best knives available. These knives are a functional work of art and would make a great addition to any collection.