Sakai Kikumori Kikuzuki Kurouchi Santoku 180mm
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 geometry of the kurouchi series is all forged in by the blacksmith, leaving the top of the blade with a light nashiji pattern. The handle is octagonal hoo wood with horn ferrule.
Height at heel: 46mm
Spine thickness above heel: 3.2mm
Edge length: 170mm