Traditional Japanese horticultural kusakari, or gardening sickle. Made in Japan by Banshu Hamono. Each piece is painstakingly made by hand by skilled craftsmen using techniques that have been employed by sword makers for generations.
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7" blade | 11" tall
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.