Ahem. Um, stunning? Yup.
kochi is one example
i just had a talk with some craftsmen about this the other day... i brought up blue steel having less of a nice looking hamon due to the chromium content.
i see stainless discolor like that all of the time... you need to remember that stainless isnt 100% stain resistant. Very high acid foods, and not cleaning
There's a Shig LEAVING AUSTRALIA?!!!???!!