Item #: 1002-153 -- A Fine Silver Mounted Nepalese Kukri, Tin Chira -- $450.00
A fine silver mounted Nepali kukri with 3 fullers (Tin Chira) and watered steel blade, carved deeply at the sides of the spine in linear vine pattern. The handle of silver, carved in relief with vegetal motif. Excellent quality blade, the cho with filed arabesque at center, struck to the reverse with a similar mark. In the original black asshide sheath with tinder pouch. Overall GC; lacking the bi-knives, the sheath quite worn with tinder pouch partially detached. The blade with a couple of tiny nicks and a slight loss at the tip. Blade 29.3 cm., overall in sheath 43 cm.