江戸時代から造り継がれてきた播州の刃物。 そのルーツは約1200年も昔のことと言い伝えがあります。 Banshu Hamono 101 は、この長い歴史の中で完成された形に 1%の新たな彩りを加えたシリーズです。 Banshu Hamono has been inherited since Edo era.(1603-1868)It is called that the origin goes back to about 1,200 years before. Banshu Hamono 101 is new serious which are added only 1% of contemporary idea to Banshu Hamono’s long history.
These scissors are used for cutting thread and for complex areas. They come in a number of variations,such as with rounded tips or curved blades to prevent damaging the fabric. Nowadays, it is rare to find people with the ability to make these types of scissors from a single rod of iron by hand.As with tachi-basami,because they are made of high-carbon steel, wa-basami are sharp and durable. We also use a high-quality steel, called Aohagane to make wa-basami, which is tougher and more durable than other metals. Please do not use them to cut metal or wood.