“Maguro (Tuna) hatchet“ used at Maguro shop in the fish market
This is the Maguro hatchet with both side blade. It is used at maguro shops for exclusive use. Maguro hatchet can cut maguro tail and hard, thick bones in two with one stroke.
It is called “Masakari”(a broadax) in the market because it looks Masakari which Kintaro carries.
※This is not for sale to general customers.
Kintaro is a boy who has a good nature and is said to be a son of thunder carrying a broadax over his shoulder. He became one of the four famed fighting men and had superb fighting ability. So people wish that boys will grow up as strong and natural as Kintaro.
He stands for health, physical strength and a good nature so that Kintaro doll is one of dolls displayed on the children’s day of May (Tango no sekku)
Wishing for good health and happiness for all the children worldwide, we introduced Kintaro and Maguro hatchet for coming the children’s day (Tango no sekku).
We wish for returning to peaceful life as usual soon.