Legend has it that these knives were conceived when the smith and sickle maker Tetsu Yamashita was asked to make a round ended knife that might be used by children to learn the proper sharpening of pencils. To this end he created the sperm whale knife whi
A rapier, manufactured in the century by the technology of the old masters as a gift to one high-ranking person. Such exceptionally flexible rapiers were made in Toledo in the beginning of century. They were sold in gun shops and coiled.