ANTIQUE NEPALESE COMBAT KNIFE KUKRI, 19TH

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19th century Nepalese combat knife kukri with a very high quality hand forged re-curved and very sharp single edge blade with twin fullers. Details: struck at the ricasso with the maker’s markings, rhino horn grip with brass bolster, engraved ring and pommel cap, original brown leather covered wooden scabbard with brass chape. Such knives were used by Gurka soldiers in the British army service. Overall length: 18 1/8 inches (46 cm).

Item Details

Reference #:
ES232
Quantity
1
Category
Militaria & Weapons
Department
Antiques
Year
19th century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material