Minamoto Akitada DX Aogami #2 Steel Tyouji Hamon Honyaki Wa-Sujihiki
Handle: Ebony wood with buffalo horn and silver ferrule
Mizuno Tanrenjo, a renowned forge in Sakai, Osaka, Japan, established in 1872. Currently led by its fifth generation, the Mizuno family has a long-standing tradition of being certified Japanese swordsmiths. They steadfastly adhere to traditional handcrafted techniques.
This product is specially crafted using authentic ancient methods of quenching and forging, resulting in unparalleled sharpness, exquisite craftsmanship, and a well-balanced design, making it highly valued and cherished by artisans.
This knife is made from the exceptionally sharp DX Aogami #2 steel, subjected to full steel water quenching, and meticulously hand-polished on both sides to reveal the intricate "Tyouji hamon" pattern in all its natural beauty.