These secateurs are designed for general garden use, ideal for pruning small branches, flowers, and houseplants. Each piece is hand forged and sharpened using traditional methods and has it's own variations and irregularities. This pair has had it's handles bound in black leather and waxed thread.
The leather is designed to lend comfort to the hand and makes these shears beautifully tactile and hard to put them down. This leather will patinate with exposure to sweat, sun and sap. Expect this as a matter of course for your pair of secateurs as they grow to reflect the useful life you have in store for them.
Toyama Hamono have specialized in making pruning shears, snips and secateurs since early 1860's. The handles for these are drop forged and edge is sharpened to a beautiful convex curve. They come boxed with a blade sheath. Handmade in Japan.
Cutting Edge: 70mm
High carbon steel construction throughout