Product Code: EKH-EGEK-11
Category: Engraved Kukri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel (Car & jeep leaf spring,5160)for blade. Water buffalo horn for the Scabbard,Buffalo horn for the handle, Brass,White metal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 16 inch.
Weight: 1900 gms.(Including packaging) .
Price: US $110
This is one of the best selling Khukuri history engraved Dhankute Horn Khukuri(Kukri) of Ex-Gurkha Khukuri House.This kukri blade has all history of the khukuri(Engraved on Blade).It is very nice coletion khukuri with history of khukuri on blade.It is very good souveir from Nepal.This Dhankute Horn khukuri (kukri) derived its name from Dhankuta village in eastern Nepal. Only the skilled craftsmen of this village can make this kind of khukuri(kukri). Using buffalo horn for scabbard which is embellished with national symbols of Nepal such national bird (Danfe), national flower (Laligurans), Gurkha insignia ( cross khukuri),The handle of this khukuri (kukri) is always depicted with the inscription of the temple. This khukuri (kukri) is considered as a decorative because of the priced possesed with the work done on it though the quality of the blade being the same as the working ones.All Khukuris have two pockets on the back of the scabbard which hold a blunt steel called "chakmak" for sharpening the blade or for striking spark from flint and a little knife known as "karda" used for skinning small animals . The notch (kaura or kaudi) in the blade near the hilt of most khukuris serves as conduit for the blood on the blade to drip out, thus preventing it from soiling the hilt, as well as a device for catching and neutralizing and enemy blade.
Blade Size and Type : 16 inch (40cm) and polished blade.
Handle Size and Type : 6 inch (15cm) and Fixed blade.
Overall length : 22 inches.
Blade Thickness : 10 mm.
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel (Car & jeep leaf spring,5160)for blade. Water buffalo horn for the Scabbard,Buffalo horn for the handle, Brass,White metal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 1400 gms (56 Oz.Approx)
Hardness of steel : spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=54-55 RC.
Complementary : Certificate of Guarantee, Tag, Wrapping Lokta Paper,RGR Cap Bazz,National Flag of Nepal.
Place of Origin : Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).