One of the most stunning mid sized petty knives we've ever seen and an absolute joy to behold.
Hinoura san has created a superbly well finished and balanced knife with a design that has drawn so many comments and so much praise from his many admirers over the years and we're most certainly among them!
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- Blade Length: 139mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 284mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade Thickness: 4mm (Measured level with heel)
- Blade Height: 37mm (Heel to spine)
- Total Weight: 81 grams
- Steel Type - Cladding: Rainbow Damascus
- Steel Type - Core: VS2
This knife is made from a reactive carbon steel which is not stainless and has some special care instructions and properties – Read our carbon steel care guide here
- Left or Right handed: Either
- Hardness: 61-63 (HRC)
- Handle Style: Japanese
- Handle Material: Ebony with white buffalo bolster
Product SKU: 9352
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Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.
One of Japan's most famous blacksmiths, Hinoura san is famous for his creativity and skill honed from more than 50 years experience and 3 generations of knowledge. His knives are works of art highly prized and sought after around the world.