Takehiro is made by Miki Hamono, which started in 1935 in Miki city, Japan.
Please note, these can have cosmetic scratches or small imperfections in handles which will not impede the performance of the knife. This is par for the course on these knives and is part of how they sell them for a very reasonable price.
Knives listed here as "sold out" are expected approx. within the next 3 months. You can find products expected outside of 3 months in the Waiting Room.