About This Item
Ikkanshi Tadatsuna Hone Suki Marugata 150mm INOX Steel Blade Knife
Awataguchi Ikkanshi Tadatsuna was originally started by the first Ikkanshi Tadatsuna who is a very famous Japanese sword blacksmith about 400 years ago, and the son of the second Ikkanshi Tadatsuna inherited the father works. Their swords are very famous unique beautiful ripple line on the blade, and their unique and beautiful metal-carving at the base part of the blade. Japanese knife brand, Ikkanshi Tadatsuna is inherited their 400 years of Japanese sword making skills.
Awataguchi is one of seven Kyoto entrance. There is also very famous place for lots of well-known sword blacksmiths from 900 years ago. Ikkanshi Tadatsuna was started at Awataguchi, Kyoto. It has located at Sakai, Osaka where is also very famous as a blacksmith city since 1929.
It is designed for de-bone. Honesuki without the heel style blade is used around Osaka area. Tokyo side region use Honesuki with the heel style blade.
The blade is made of high quality INOX Blade which is high carbon stainless steel.
The blade length: 150mm (5 3/4 inch) The total length of the knife: 270mm (10 1/2 inch) The spine of the thickest part of the blade: 2.5mm (1/8 inch) The total weight of the knife: 6oz.