About This Item
ARITSUGU Yanagiba Mizu Honyaki Shiro II Ko 300mm blade Knife W/ Rose wood Octagonal Shaped Handle and Magnolia Wooden Cover
It has been for 400 years of family business and they have been creating the finest quality knives and cooking utensils. Since 1560, Aritsugu family has continued to pass along the forging techniques preferred by the imperial family. It started with Japanese Samurai Sword maker, Master Aritsugu Fujiwara.
This knife is from Tokyo Aritsugu. It is located on Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, well-known as world biggest fish market. Aritsugu provides top chefs in Japan hand crafted knives and cooking utensils.
Blade Length; 11 3/4inch (300mm) Handle Length; 5 3/4 inch (147mm) Total Length; 17 7/8 inch (455mm) Knife weight is 7.4oz. The end part of the back width is 4mm (3/16inch) wide.
HANDLE; rose wood with Water Buffalo horn bolster. WOODEN COVER: Magnolia Wooden Cover with a pin BLADE; Mizu Honyaki Shiro II Ko(White II Steel) Blade with ripple lines on the both sides of the blade