Nishine Santoku 165mm Blue II Steel / Stainless Cladding Forging Blade Knife
The Santoku is made by the same blacksmith (Mr. Noboru Nishine) as Matagi Nagasa. The blacksmith, Mr. Nishine is the fifth generations of taking over the works to make MATAGI NAGASA Knife and regional cutlery to save as one of traditional Japanese cultural treasures.
The blade length: 165mm (6 1/2 inch) The total length of the knife: 305mm (12 inch) The spine of the thickest part of the blade: 3.5mm (1/8inch) The width from the spine to the heel: 43mm The total weight of the knife: 4oz. Handle: Zelkova serrata with plastic ferrule Hand forged knife