"Bannou" Higonokami White #2 Steel Knife

Regular price £45.00

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"Bannou" Higonokami White #2 Steel Knife Purchase options

The "bannou" knife is a small single piece craft and utility knife from the Nagao Kanakoma factory - the the only makers of authentic Higonokami knives and is a san mai construction of a white #2 steel core clad in soft iron for maximum sharpness and durability.

They're finished with a lovely range of different colour traditionally corded handles and blade covers made in a wide range of patterns and colours. 

Please note: Each knife is a unique pairing of handle cord and cover so it is not possible to select a specific one and orders for this knife are randomly selected.

Product details

  • Blade Length: 68mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
  • Total Length: 155mm (Blade + Handle)

Product SKU: HIG-0007

Our aim is to measure and photograph all our products as accurately as possible but due to the handmade nature of many items, please be aware that there may be some variance in the measurements and that things such as blade and knife handle patterns can vary and presentation boxes may differ from those shown but we will always endeavour to provide the most accurate measurements, photos and descriptions of our products.

Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.

Protection & care for this knife

A photo of various protective guards for Japanese chef knives

The bannou knife comes with its own protective blade guard included.

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Cutting Edge Knives is a family run business established in 2011 and based in the picturesque town of Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. We love the history and craftsmanship that goes into making Japanese chef knives and accessories and the excitement and enjoyment you experience when using a truly sharp knife in the kitchen.

Over many years we've helped thousands of happy customers find their dream knife and look forward to helping you too.

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