Boning knives scarcely need a product description, their purpose is described in their name: portioning, parting, or boning bone in cuts of meat. However, there is a wide range of boning knife styles available. Boning knives vary widely in construction allowing a wide range of choices to meet any user's preferred technique. In general these knives are unified by their pointed tips and sturdy. Classic Japanese style wooden knife holder on which you can store knives safe and clean. You can store up to 6 knives on this display stand. ∙ Dimensions: h x w x d = 400 x 245 x 280 mm ∙ Maximum blade height: 57 mm ∙ € 89, 95 € 59, 95. Order-17%. Aura 9-inch Chef's Knife. Best splurge knife for a serious chef. $675 at Aura. Korin Nickel Damascus 8-inch Chef's Knife (Currently Unavailable) Best chef's knife in between German and Japanese. If you've got a reliable Western-style blade and you're considering adding a Japanese knife, there are options for quality blades for around $100 like the Shun Premier 6.5-inch-- but most go for. This knife is perfect for close combat situations and influenced by the Asian Tanto blade shape. ... (1,200 B.C.E.), the Anglo-Saxon warrior blade known as the Seax used a dagger-style knife which was carried as a close combat weapon and an all-purpose utility blade through the middle ages. 2. Gladius.