Sakai Takayuki Genbu Yanagiba 300mm
Forged in Sakai by Master Itsuo Doi from Aogami #2 steel. Doi Sans work showcases superb heat treatment and traditional techniques. Cold hammering techniques are still practiced at the Sakai Takayuki company that strengthens and tightens the steel structure. Genbu series sakimaru is a wide style sakimaru that is slightly heavierweight. The blade face is finished in a mirror polish. Comes with an ebony octagonal handle and matching black lacquered saya included.
Height at Heel: 38.3mm
Spine Thickness: 4.9mm
Edge Length: 287mm