Amazing knives forged throughout a history of 800 years, which are strong, beautiful, and exceedingly sharp! Seki City, the City of Blades, is the 800-year-old blade capital of the Orient. In Seki City they have the greatest number of Japanese sword craftsmen in all Japan, actively work on passing down the inimitable craft and tradition of Japanese sword-making from generation to generation, and intent upon introducing these excellent swords from Japan to the world. Since established in 1948 in Seki City. the City of Blades, they continue to provide traditional swords, knives, kitchen knives, and scissors.