Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya
Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya

Yoshihiro migaki AS (Aogami Super) 170mm bunka with saya

Regular price ¥19,000
Unit price  per 

Yoshihiro is a brand by Yamawaki Cutlery Mfg. Co. Ltd.---one of the biggest knifemakers in Sakai, Japan. The cutlery ("hamono") was established in 1945 and has been providing high-quality knives for home and professional use.

Some of the well-known blacksmiths working with them are Genkai Masakuni, Kenji Togashi, and Yoshikazu Ikeda.

Yamawaki hamono is a certified "Sakai Wazashu". It is a certification by the Sakai Chamber of Commerce and Industry granted to excellent Sakai companies that preserve traditional techniques. There are only four hamono in Sakai with this certification.

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Brand/ maker: Yoshihiro
Location: Sakai, Japan
Knife type: bunka (ktip santoku)
(with magnolia saya and ebony pin)

Construction type: sanmai | stainless clad
Steel category: carbon steel
Steel type: Hitachi Aogami Super (AS)

Total length: 317mm
Blade length: 173mm
Blade height at heel: 42.7mm
Spine thickness at handle: 2.0mm
Spine thickness at heel: 1.9mm
Spine thickness at middle: 1.7mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 0.9mm
Weight: 126g

Edge/bevel: 50:50
Handle: octagonal walnut (custom)
Hand orientation: ambidextrous

NOTE: Migaki finish can be easily scratched. Once you put the magnolia saya on, expect that blade face will have a few scratches. The same is true for Sukenari migaki series that we also offer. 

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Exclusive of shipping fee.
We ship worldwide. We use EMS.

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