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Kothimora - The Silver Kukris

Kothimora Khukuri (kukri) is always refered to the khukuri (kukri) which has the scabbard especially made from silver. Kothimora is a knife specially made for the retiring Gurkha or British Army Officers. A retire officer can get this Khukuri from his regiments as a memento. There are different types of Gurkha Regiment in British Army better known as Brigade of Gurkhas, and they have their own Regimental Badges. The work and the design of the silver on the scabbard are very immaculately done with the Regimental cap badges mounted on it. The colors of the respective Regiment are kept as a background using the high quality velvet.Beautiful patterns are carved in the scabbard depiciting cultural and traditional values using domestic tools. These kukris are used for ceremonies and as gifts to mark respect and appreciation. In the army, a higher rank officer will be presented one before leaving the regiment. A Nepali bridegroom can also be seen wearing one with his ceremonial wedding costume. These Kothimoras are of differnt colour velvets, different sizes form 4 inches blade to 14 inches and of different prices depending on the regiment's color flags and on the amount of silver used.

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