About This Item
Ikkanshi Tadatsuna Wa Gyuto 300mm INOX Blade with Octagonal shaped Handle and Magnolia Wood cover.
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 has inherited their 400 years of Japanese sword making skills.
It has been located on Sakai, Osaka since 1929, where is also very famous as a blacksmith city.
The blade is made of high quality single piece INOX blade (stainless steel). Octagonal shaped Magnolia handle with water buffalo bolster and fancy shaped Magnolia wood cover are with it.
The blade length: 300mm (11 3/4 inch) The total length of the knife: 457mm (18 inch) The width of the spine at the heel: 2mm The total weight of the knife: 7oz. The height from the heel to the spine: 57mm (2 1/4 inch)
The knife is very thin blade and lightweight, even though it has 300mm long blade. It is not easy skill make like the thin and long blade.