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Established in 1948 in Seki City, the Kitasho Company Limited continues to provide amazing knives forged throughout a history of 800 years that are strong, beautiful and exceedingly sharp! Seki City, "The City of Blades," is the 800-year old blade capital of the Orient. The greatest number of Japanese Sword craftsmen in all of Japan are located in Seki-City, actively working on passing down the inimitable craft and tradition of Japanese Sword-making from generation to generation, and intent on introducing these excellent products from Japan to the world.
Kanetsune Seki, one of the master craftsmen in Japan, continues this 800-year-old history of Japanese sword-making. "Seki-den is the secret method of Japanese swordmaking which has been passed from generation to generation to todays standard of their craft. Mr. Kanetsu Seki preserves his highly reputable name in Japan by keeping true to the tradition of blending the perfect balance of delicate feel, aura of dignity, stately presence and absolute sharpness and gives birth to the sharpest and most beautiful of Japanese fixed blade knives on the market today.
We at Daves Knife World are proud to carry this exceptional line of high-performance cutlery, and encourage you to experience the superb craftsmanship built into each knife!