Requesting assistance in identifying a knife (#1)

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  1. Jan 27, 2020 #1

    ddietz

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    Thanks in advance for help in identifying and providing any info or links to websites for this one. Here's some photos:
    IMG_3571.JPG IMG_3572.JPG IMG_3573.JPG
     
  2. Jan 27, 2020 #2

    Bcos17

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  3. Jan 28, 2020 #3

    McMan

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    The one on the bottom has the “tou cou” (sp?) stamp, meaning it was made by TF himself.
     
  4. Jan 28, 2020 #4

    ddietz

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    Wow, that's amazing. You folks are good at this! Thank you.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2020 #5

    ddietz

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    The nakiri has some additional characters on the other side of the blade that I hadn't photographed. What do these indicate?
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  6. Feb 1, 2020 #6

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    千草鋼 chigusagane
    It's one of japanese steel.
     
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