Handcrafted Japanese Petit Damascus
Steel: AUS10 Damascus
Size: Blade length 150mm. Total length 277mm. Width 30mm. Width of handle 17mm. Weight 53g.
Maker: Misuzu in Hyogo, Japan
Purpose: All small ingredients. Fruits, vegetables, herbs, small meat and fish.
Function: Chopping, slicing and peeling.
Petit Damascus is a little versatile knife for everyday use. Especially useful in cutting and peeling smaller ingredients like fruits, salad ingredients and herbs.
Damascus is made of multiple steels forged together to make the steel light, durable, sharp and rust resistant, as well as, to create a beautiful pattern.
The octagonal knife handle is made of waxed magnolia wood. The collar is made of buffalo horn (the band at the top of handle).
Handcrafted in Ono, Hyogo, Japan. This region is one of last of Japan where craftsman are still making knives with traditional knife making skills and practices. Each craftsman works collaboratively to ensure the tradition is kept alive and passed onto the next generation. We are proud to support this community.
Knife care: Please wash and dry the knife straight after use and never put it in dishwasher. Heating the blades will cause stretching and is detrimental to the quality. Please store in dry cool spot. We can sharpen your knife whenever needed :)
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