Style: Kiritsuke Yanagiba
Steel Type: Blue steel #1 Suminagashi
Handle: Octagonal magnolia wood and water buffalo horn
Saya cover: Magnolia Wood
(Please let us know if you’d like to change the handle.)
This is premium Hontanren blue steel #1 knife.
The knife is a brand-new and has never been used.
This is long storage item and the last one.
The Yanagiba is a long slicing knife that was designed to slice thin slices of fish for sushi and sashimi. The length and shape of the blade allows it to slice through an ingredient in long uninterrupted strokes, preserving the ingredient’s freshness and integrity.