Banshu Hamono | Japanese Higonokami Folding Knife

      • A modern Japanese pocket knife. Each piece is painstakingly made by hand by skilled craftsmen using techniques that have been employed by sword makers for generations.
      • Ships in 1 - 2 weeks.

         

      • Made of high carbon “Ao-hagane” blue steel with brass sheath.

      • Medium size: 6.5" when fully extended
      • Extra Large size: 8.5" when fully extended
      • The blacksmith industry in the Banshu region of Japan was said to have started over 250 years ago with the emergence of various katana blade factories. What began as a company producing straight razors in 1744, Banshu Hamono now manufactures a variety of products including utility knives, traditional Japanese straight razors, Japanese gripping shears used for cutting thread, pruning shears and floral shears.

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