4-3/4" Maboroshi No Meito Fruit Knife - Fujiwara
Maboroshi no Meito Fruit Knives, made by swordsmith Teruyasu Fujiwara the fourth, are among the finest in the world. He explains that the manufacture of these knives requires all of the sword...
Mr. Fujiwara makes the complete knife from start to finish. For the blade, he uses a proprietary #1 white high carbon steel (1.5%) called Izuha-kou forged laminated between two layers of stainless steel. The blade is then hardened to Rockwell 64-65 and attached to an ebony handle with water buffalo ferrules. Each knife is fully sharpened to a razor edge. Blade length is 4-3/4", and overall length is 9".