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Tamahagane Gyuto 240mm Swordsmith・Shigenori Ozawa

>This knife was the half-finished goods(work in progress) for a Tantou of 8寸(240mm)….

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Description

Swordsmith's forged Tamahagane Gyuto!
Tamahagane Gyuto 240mm Swordsmith Shigenori Ozawa
◎Size
Full Length:about 405 mm
Blade Length:about 250 mm
Thickness:about 3.5 mm
Weight:about 350 g
◎Spec
Swordsmith:Shigenori Ozawa
Blade:Tamahagane
Steel:Tamahagane
Handle:Red trees
Bolster:Silver Reward carving
Shape:Hiratsukuri
◎Others
Others:Made In Japan
Artisan

Sigenori Ozawa


Born in 1967 (Shōwa 42)

In 1967, He was born in Tokyo.

In1998, He became a disciple of the swordsmith Yosimitu Takano who was a disciple of swordsmith Yoshimitsu Ono.

In 2005, He became Agency for Cultural Affairs authorization swordsmith. In the same year, He found independence. He found a Bairin sword Forging place.

In 2008, A majority winning for 2008 years in a new work celebrated sword exhibition,Omamori-Tantou exhibition.

In 2016, He won a accessit. Others, a winning majority.

Explain

This knife was the half-finished goods(work in progress) for a Tantou of 8寸(240mm).

But, wordsmith Shigenori Ozawa remade it to Gyuto from the request of 藤(Tou)gruop.

A young sword sharpene took charge of the super-finishing. For the handle and sheath was a famous knife maker.

“The sword with the impression...,This is his motto for working hard and making swords every day.

He is the unique swordsmith who continues challenging new technique including “Hadayaki”.