Ikkanshi Tadatuna Wa Gyuto Knife 300mm White II Steel Balde
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Ikkanshi Tadatsuna Wa Gyuto 300mm White II Steel Blade with Octagon shaped Handle & 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.
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 been located on Sakai, Osaka since 1929, where is also very famous as a blacksmith city.
The blade is made of high quality white steel iron sand from at scratch with just like traditional way to make Japanese sword one by one. Octagon shaped Magnolia handle with water buffalo bolster, and fancy shaped Magnolia wood cover are with it.
The blade length: 300mm The total length of the knife: 450mm The backside of the thickest part of the blade: 2mm The total weight of the knife: 8.1oz.
The knife is very thin blade and lightweight, even through it has 300mm long blade. It is not easy skill make like the thin and long blade. To make thin blade with lower skills, it is caused on cracked blade or splitted blade or bent blade.