Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK

$99.00

Instock

This is NOS (new old stock) Minamoto no Masakane hankotsu, there may be stains or rusting due to storage.

A Hankotsu is used for removing meat from bones, it works especially well with hanging cuts. 

It is a mono steel knife made from SK, high carbon steel. Carbon steel knives are known for their sharpness, edge retention, and durability. They hold a sharp edge for a long time and are easy to sharpen and maintain. However, they require proper care to prevent rust and will “patina” after cutting highly acidic or alkaline foods.

This knife is made from carbon steel and will form rust if it is left wet after use.

Details and Specifications

Maker:  Minamoto no Masakane
Shape:  Hankotsu
Blade Length:  154 mm
Blade Height:  27
Width at Heel:  3
Core Steel:  SK
Cladding Steel:  Mono
Finish:  Migaki
Handle Shape:  Western
Handle Material:  Rosewood
Handle Length:  118
Total Length:  278
Weight:  117
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK
Vintage Minamoto no Masakane Hankotsu 155mm SK