Shun Higo Nokami Personal Folding Steak and Pocket Knife with Leather Sheath and Lacquer Presentation Box, model 5900; made in Japan
The elegant Higo Nokami knife brings the same quality and cutting performance you've come to expect from Shun's fine kitchen cutlery. Its razor-sharp edge shall slice perfect portions of steak without tearing. Whether to start or supplement a set, this knife is certain to change your culinary experience just as it has for professional chefs worldwide.
Shun crafts their Higo Nokami Knife using the exotic VG-10 high-carbon stainless-steel. The premium, ebony-black Pakkawood handle is set with an attractive brass and steel rosette. Designed after the traditional Japanese pocket knife from the mid-nineteenth century, it features the additional safety of a locking blade, while preserving the simple aesthetics of the original lever-opening design. This elegant knife comes with an attractive lacquer gift-box and leather carrying pouch. Combine all of these features with the sharpest Japanese edge available and you have perfection.
Details & Features:
Three and One-Half-Inch Folding Steak and Pocket Knife, model 5900
Blade constructed of VG-10 High-Carbon Stainless-Steel.
Locking-blade opens with traditional lever-action of antique design.
Ambidextrous ebony PakkaWood handle (resin-impregnated hardwood) is designed for comfort and control.
Cutting Edge measures about 3 1/4 inches.
Open Knife measures about 7 1/8 inches.
Hand-crafted in Seki City Japan, the home of Shun knives.
Hand washing recommended.