Aesthetic note: The protruding blade lever causes rubbing wear to the gift-box interior. This is normal and should not be considered a defect so much as an imperfect packaging design.
Elegant Higo Nokami knife brings the same quality and cutting performance you've come to expect from Shun's fine kitchen cutlery. Its razor-sharp edge shall slice perfect portions of steak without tearing. Whether to start or supplement a set, this knife is certain to change your culinary experience just as it has for professional chefs worldwide. Hun crafts their Higo Nokami Knife using the exotic VG-10 high-carbon stainless-steel.
The premium, ebony-black Pakkawood handle is set with an attractive brass and steel rosette. The traditional Japanese pocket knife from the mid-nineteenth century, it features the additional safety of a locking blade, while preserving the simple aesthetics of the original lever-opening design. This elegant knife comes with an attractive lacquer gift-box and leather carrying pouch. Combine all of these features with the sharpest Japanese edge available and you have perfection.Three and One-Half-Inch Folding Steak and Pocket Knife, model 5900. Blade constructed of VG-10 High-Carbon Stainless-Steel. Locking-blade opens with traditional lever-action of antique design. Ambidextrous ebony PakkaWood handle (resin-impregnated hardwood) is designed for comfort and control.
Cutting Edge measures about 3 1/4 inches. Open Knife measures about 7 1/8 inches. Hand-crafted in Seki City Japan, the home of Shun knives.
Please expect about 3-5 days for arrival. Do feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
Thank you so much for looking! The item "New Shun Higo Nokami Gentleman's Personal Folding Steak/Pocket Knife 5900 Japan" is in sale since Friday, December 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Flatware, Knives & Cutlery\Kitchen & Steak Knives".
The seller is "blodwulf" and is located in Ridgecrest, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.