Kukri Ghurka knife and sheath

Place of origin: Nepal
Usage: Military during WWII.
The kukri is a curved Nepalese Knife used as both tool and weapon.
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Leather, wood, steel
Hilt: 103mm
Blade: 302mm
Total knife length: 397mm
Scabbard: 348mm
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Waikato Historical Society Collection
Courtesy of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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