Narutaki iro tomae #1118
A big beefy deep and brooding iro (colored) tomae of extra large grade 30
proportions. It is stamped in ink on the top within a circle (maru) the wholesalers
mark Ari (Maru-Ari), and below to the left within a box Tokujo-hin (very best quality)
and below that to the left Hinshitsu Sekinin (quality guaranteed), and to the right
center in larger kanji letters Sho-Honyama Awasedo (true original mountain finishing
This is a super fine finishing stone that will hone razors (I have test shaved from this
stone) or will sharpen tools to razor sharpness. The variegated pattern is composed
of slightly different clay compounds, the grit content is itself is very homogeneous
throughout the stone.
One side of this stone have been sanded and the back has been flattened so it sits
square on a table top.
The stone (toishi) has been lapped perfectly flat and the corners and edges
beveled unless otherwise noted. All of my stones come with a money back
guarantee minus the return shipping.
|All stones are sold with a
money back guarantee
minus the return shipping.