A nagura stone is recommended to aid in creating some slurry. This stone is great for knives, razors, and tools. These stones are mined in Kyoto Japan. Natural whetstones wear much slower then synthetic stones. This stone will last years if not tens of years.
This stone is very square, corners are in good shape, and has a nice natural stone skin on the bottom.
Length - 8"
Width - 3.1"
Thickness - 1.25"
Hardness - 3 - 4
Grit - 8,000 - 10,000
Weight - 32 Lbs 11 Oz
Some stones have defects and inclusions. we cannot guarantee perfect shape and wearing. All sales are final on natural stones.