ARITSUGU Sujihiki 270mm Gokinko blade slicer knife
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ARITSUGU Sujihiki 270mm Gokinko (alloy steel) blade with Wood Cover
It has been creating the finest quality knives and cooking utensils for18 generations, 400 years. Aritsugu family has continued to pass along the forging techniques preferred by the imperial family Since 1560. It started as Japanese Sword smith, Master Aritsugu Fujiwara. This knife was acquired at Tokyo Aritsugu. It is located at Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, well known as world biggest fish market.
Blade Length; 10 5/8 inch (270mm) Handle Length; 5 1/8 inch (130mm) Total Length; 15 7/8 inch (404mm) Knife weight; 7.3oz. The width of the spine near by the heel; 3mm (1/8 inch) The blade width from the heel to the spine; 40mm (1 1/2 inch) HANDLE; Western Style Handle with Rose Wood BLADE; single piece of Gokinko (alloy steel, it is not stainless steel, but it is also not pure carbon steel)