Sakai Takayuki Ginryu Honyaki Kengata Yanagiba 300mm

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Knife Shape Yanagiba
Blade Length 300mm
Blade Height 37mm
Steel Type Swedish Stainless Steel
Handle Wa (Japanese) Handle, Octagon Ebony wood handle with corian collar
Blacksmith Sakai Takayuki
About Sakai Takayuki - Sakai Takayuki is well-known as the largest knife maker in Sakai. The company hosts a number of blacksmiths and craftsmen who work together to create a huge array of knives. Although the Sakai region traditionally specializes in single-bevel blades, Sakai Takayuki makes many different shapes.
The most famous blacksmith at the company is Itsuo Doi - they have built a factory for him to work in and produce his art. The collective is also host to the knife-sharpening Yamatsuka family.