• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 236

    FOUR NEPALESE KUKRIS AND FOUR SKINNING KNIVES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FOUR NEPALESE KUKRIS AND FOUR SKINNING KNIVES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    One with fullered blade and leather sheath
    19 in. long (8)


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    Provenance

    Probably acquired by Brigadier-General Bertram Fitzherbert Widdrington (1873-1942) during his regimental service in India.