Shiden SAKAI TAKAYUKI silver-3 steel Kiritsuke Kengata yanagiba any size
-- Item detail --
Shiden blades are made with Yasuki silver - 3 steel and have handles made of Desert Ironwood and mirror - finished blades.(with Wooden box)
This knife is made by Hirotugu Tosa for mirror-finish and Keido Sugihara for making Desert Ironwood handle.
Note: Handling time
This knife is Highest grade of Sakai Takayuki which is made final finish by trad-craftsman after costumer purchased,it takes 20-30 days.
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*Please select blade size below.
02134 Sashimi 270mm Kengata hien
02135 Sashimi 300mm Kengata hien, Total length 447mm, Cutting edged length 285mm, Blade width 24 to 37mm, Blade thickness 2.5 to 4mm, 320g
-- Material --
Blade: Yasuki silver-3 steel (corrosion-resistant steel),single edge
Handle: Desert Ironwood,stainless, resin
Note: If item is not in stock, making time is 60 days. Please feel free to inquire about stock.
-- SAKAI TAKAYUKI recommend movie --
Mr. ItsuoDoi was born in 1948 and at 24 years of age, he became the apprentice of Mr. Keijiro Doi, his father. Following in the footsteps of his grandfather, Mr. Doi was trained in the secrets of his family’s craft, continuously producing excellent knives as a knife smith in the Sakai tradition.
Each knife is made using different techniques, and passes through the hands of various craftsmen such as knife smiths and polishers. In addition to traditional techniques, the passion and training of the craftsmen are embedded into each piece, and each one continues to receive high marks as a superior knife.
-- Sakai's celebrated swords handed down from ancient times SAKAI TAKAYUKI --
Japanese swords have been status symbol from ancient times.The core blade is forged by folding selected steel many times and features supreme sharpness and brilliance;it is has been said that the human soul dwells in the sword.Japanese knifes are actually works of art descended from Japanese swords,and we proudly present them to the world.
The quality of meticulous workmanship represents the pride of masters who create quality knives,and the quality is ensured by traditional skills that have been continuously inherited from their predecessors,Japanese knifes have their own unprecedented shapes and are without parallel in the world as knives created for cutting different foods,including fishes and vegetables,and are vital for delicate Japanese dishes, All of our staff members wish that you would pick up the Sakai Takayuki brand products which maintain the traditional skills of Sakai's Japanese knives and demonstrate hte skill of world-class masters.
-- Craftsman of SAKAI TAKAYUKI--
The title "Meister" or traditional craftsman is authorized by the Minister of International Trade and Industry only to craftsmen who have inherited and improved their skills over a long period of time in the field of Japanese traditional industries and craftwork and have passed strict screening tests. Sakai knives have a 600-year history supported by the excellent skills inherited from generation to generation by Meisters.
selling price: US$1,150.00 - US$1,281.00
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