This intricately decorative wooden scabbard dhankute khukuri knife is not only look great as a home showpiece but also tactically perfect for all outdoor activities from hunting to camping trip. This khukuri is orginated in Dhankuta.
Dhankuta is a village located in Eastern part of Nepal and this type of Khukuri is made only in this village. Hence it is called “Dhankute Khukuri”. This DhanKute khukuri is typical working knife; however, slimmer and lighter blade with beautifully carved scabbard and handle makes it more as a decorative tool. The scabbard also holds two smaller blades: an unsharpened chakmak to burnish the blade, and another accessory blade called a karda. The blade of this knife is made by specialized artist of khukuri and the scabbard is made of wooden. Scabbard is beautifully carved and then decorated with brass by highly skilled artist of Dhankuta. This khukuri is a perfect combination of sharpness and elegance. It is also named as Dhankute decorative.
This Khukuri comes with two pockets on the back of the scabbard wich hold a sharpener called Chalmak for sharpening the blade and a little utility knife known as karda used for skinning, cutting paer and opening later. The notch (kaura or kaudi) in the blade near the hilt of most khukuri serves as conduit for the blood on the blade to drip out, this preventing it from soiling the hilt.
Blade Size: 12”
Handle Size: 6″
Material: Carbon Steel, Wooden, and Brass.
Actual Weight: 800 gm
Weight With Packaging: 1100 gm
Origin: Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal)
Shipping Provider: DHL Express or TNT Express or EMS Express
Shipping Time: Usually ships within 48 hours. Allow 3-5-7 business days for delivery worldwide.
Insurance: Insurance is included in the shipping cost.