The word "TAKE" means Bamboo in Japanese. The blade is made of 15 layers of blue Damascus steel. The handle is made from genuine bamboo. Note: Each knife will be different from the one pictured. The knife also includes a Japanese leather sheath with belt loop.
Blue Steel: Called "Aogami" in Japan, is made by adding chromium and tungsten to white steel making it more durable with greater edge retention.
These knives make a great collectible piece or an everyday work knife. Includes presentation box.