Sakai Kikumori Kikuzuki Kasumi Gyuto 240mm
Kawamura Hamono was founded in 1926 in Sakai. Kikumori is praised for their beautiful craftsmanship utilizing traditional techniques specific to their region. Sakai Kikumori Kikuzuki is made from Shirogami #2 steel core and cladded in iron. The blade is hand finished with a smooth migaki finish running lengthwise and a kasumi finish to distinguish the separation between steels. The handle is octagonal hoo wood with horn ferrule.
Height at heel: 51.5mm
Spine thickness above heel: 3mm
Edge length: 230mm