Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi

光琳 霞 • 白二鋼

These traditional Japanese knives are among the most popular choice of professionals. They are handmade from high quality shiro-ko carbon steel, and precision hand-finished.


  • HRc: 61 
  • Bevel: Single Edged 
  • Steel Type: White Steel #2 (Moisture and acidity will cause discoloration or rust)

For Left-Handed Customer

  • Left-handed blades must be special ordered from Japan, and will cost 50% more than the right-handed blades. Due to how each traditional Japanese knife is handmade by right handed craftsmen, it will take 4 to 6 weeks to forge and deliver.

Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi Yanagi
Item #: HKR-SHYA   Size:
Style: Sashimi Slicer
Price per item$299.00 – $577.50
Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi Deba
Item #: HKR-SHDE   Size:
Style: Fish & Butcher Knife
Price per item$348.00 – $727.50
Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi Kamagata Usuba
Item #: HKR-SHKU   Size:
Style: Vegetable Slicer
Price per item$299.00 – $577.50
Korin Shiro-ko Hongasumi Usuba
Item #: HKR-SHUS   Size:
Style: Vegetable Slicer
Price per item$299.00 – $577.50