|The high quality! Shigefusa Hocho|
|飯塚 重房（Shigefusa Iizuka）作|
|Shigefusa Iizuka Yanagiba Houcho 300mm|
Swordsmith Munenori Nagashima and Shigeyoshi Iwasaki.
Shigefusa Iizuka studied under them. His skill is absolutely great. He already had a high reputation as a master of Hocho when he was 30s. Now, he is 79years old. No one surpasses him in Hocho. “I can't use other hocho if I have used Shigefusa hocho”…top-ranking chefs said so.
He has two sons; Masayuki and Yoshihide. They also grew up as good blacksmith, it looks like their skill surpass their father Shigeyoshi.