14″ Malla Khukuri

$ 119.00

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Product Description

Khukuri weight:     560gm
Total weight:           845gm
Blade size:               14″
Upper spine:            7mm
Blade material:       Highly graded carbon steel
Handle material:     Rose wood Stick tang
Sheath material:     Wood and water buffalo leather

Product Description:
This is a 14′ inch Malla Khukuri.
It is of Old design traditional handle which were used during Malla reign which was centuries ago. Using this design the Malla’s were able to defeat the Lichhavi Kings who were the then ruler of the Kathmandu valley.
This type of khukuri is still in use and it is also known as Salyani Khukuri, as Salyan is a place in Nepal where this type of khukuri is still made. The place is west of Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
Two small knives namely Karda & Chakmak are also part of this kukri. Karda is the sharp small knife which can be used to cut small woods, dig holes, skinning out animals. Similarly, we have Chakmak that can be used for sharpening and lit fire .