8″ Silver Kothimora Khukuri

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$ 181.00

Khukuri Weight: 386gm
Total Weight: 500gm
Blade Size: 8”
Upper Spine: 9mm
Handle Size: 4.5”
Blade Material: High carbon steel
Handle Material: Water buffalo horn
Sheath Material: Velvet and silver(50gm)

This is an 8 inch Silver Kothimora khukuri. The khukuri is specially designed and is mainly used during wedding ceremonies. The bridegroom carries this khukuri in his waist. Kothimora refers the khukuri with scabbard especially decorated from silver with top quality velvet as background. This is a special khukuri reproduced by GGK in traditional design with modern aesthetics.

This traditional khukuri was mostly carried by kings in their waist band. This khukuri is used as decorative and a popular gift item to be gifted to people from overseas countries by the Nepalese people.Originally this khukuri was manufactured in 1916. Kothimoras were presented as gifts for departing army officers recognizing their contributions and deeds. A retired officer can get this khukuri from his regiment as memento. GGK has reproduced this khukuri keeping in mind the design, detail and art within the blade.

The scabbard designed by our own gold smith reflects the high quality craftsmanship and is amazing with regimental cap badges & beautiful patterns mounted on it depicting cultural and traditional values.