ARITSUGU Petty Knife 5 1/2inch (140mm) Cho-Gokin blade
About This Item
Western Style Rose Wood Handle with Wood Cover
400 years of family business creating the finest quality knives and cooking utensils. Since 1560, 18 generations of the Aritsugu family have continued to pass along the forging techniques preferred by the imperial family. It started as Japanese Samurai Sword maker, Master Aritsugu Fujiwara. This knife was bought at Tokyo Aritsugu. Located on Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, well known as world biggest fish market. Aritsugu provides top chefs in Japan hand forged knives and cooking utensils.
Masamoto knife is used by Japanese professional chefs very much, however; Aritsugu knife is also the one of the knives brands used by Japanese professional chefs as well.
Blade Length; 5 1/2 inch (140mm) Handle Length; 4 inch (102mm) Total Length; 9 3/4 inch (250mm) Knife weight ; 2.8oz.
HANDLE; Western Style Handle with Rose Wood BLADE; Cho-Gokin alloy is the same component of Blue II steel. It is the high class series of Aritsugu western style handle petty knife