Authentic "Made In Japan" Razor sharp hand forged kitchen Chef knives. Seki city in Japan is famous for samurai sword-making, and the blade smiths of Seki city have been making some of the world's finest cutlery for more than 700 years. This knives are made by Sekiryu Corporation of Japan, which is well known as one of the best knife makers in Japan. The blades are made from high density chromium cobalt carbon vanadium stainless steel, rust resistance, stain free, dishwasher-safe and very easy to re-sharpen. The knives handle are hand made from densely grained genuine Japanese hardwood. The Japanese lettering on the blades are hand carved, and the blades itself are hand sharpened by professional Japanese makers guaranteeing long lasting sharp edges.