Banshu Hamono

Higonokami Folding Knife


This traditional folding pocket knife has a hand forged 3" blade crafted from Japanese "ao-hagane" blue steel and folds into a solid brass sheath.

Material: brass / ao-hagane blue paper steel
folded length: 109 mm
blade length: 76 mm 
unfolded: 170 l mm
Weight: 47g

Made in Japan

About the Brand

Banshu Hamono

Banshu Hamono is a brand of blades, scissors and knives that are produced in the Banshu region in Hyogo prefecture, the oldest region where the blacksmith industry began in Japan.
Each piece of Banshu Hamono is meticulously handmade by skilled craftsmen who employ the same techniques that have been used in Japan for many generations. By sharpening regularly, it can be used for a long time.

Care Instructions

After use, clean the blade with cotton and olive oil to prevent rusting.