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New Knife for Sale ~ Traditional Sycamore Tanto £375

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Traditional Tanto and Sheath The handle and sheath are quilted sycamore, with olive side straps. The whole thing has been stained black, then the edges polished back for contrast. The tanto has a brushed copper habaki guard. Large Image
Tanto Blade Hamon Left This tanto has a 6.5” nagasa, hira zukuri blade in 1095 steel, water quenched for uchi-sori (downwards curve, using precise heating and a carefully judged quench). Larger Image
Tanto Blade Hamon Right As you can see, this treatment also produced some nice utsuri (white spots in image are camera glare!) Larger Image
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