Masamoto VG Cobalt Steel series are forged of cobalt alloy VG10 with soft stainless steel, providing low maintenance without compromising sharpness or edge retention.
The edge material VG10 has superior hardness, durability and corrosion resistance. Sharpness, Soft usage feeling and Unparalleled durability supported by the experience through history.
The Buffalo Tsuba equipped to the handle is represent high-quality and excellent durability, that means made for professional originally. But it is highly recommended for Gift as well as for your better cooking experience. (Please be noted that the buffalo tsuba (guard) is a natural product that possibly different from the image in color.)
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All the Hocho-Knife staff
“Hocho” represents Made-in-Japan (Sushi / Sashimi) Kitchen Knives,
that is the soul of the cook!
Kyoto and Hyogo, JAPAN