The translation of Yanagiba is willow leaf edge referring to the distinctive shape which was developed in the Kansai area of Japan during the Edo period. Hammer forged in Yasugi shirogami clad with soft iron with a magnolia and buffalo horn handle. This knife is made in Sakai, Osaka Prefecture, renowned for the production of single bevel knives.
Edge Angle: Single Bevel (for LEFT -handed users)
Blade Length: 270mm
Total Length: 415mm
Blade Material: Yasugi Shirogami 2 Carbon Steel
Handle Material: Magnolia Wood/Buffalo Ferrule(Ferrule colour varies and may not match the one pictured)