Presentational kukri, characteristic knife of the Gurkhas.
Kukri & scabbard & 2 ancillary knives & case.
Kukri is plain with black wooden grip and brass butt cap and bolster. Scabbard has elaborate engraved and cut out silver fittings, featuring regimental badge, over a red fabric-covered body. The ancillary knives are contained within pockets on the back of the scabbard. Kukri and scabbard are mounted on a cream fabric-covered back board inside a glass-fronted wooden display case fitted with four mirror plates for wall hanging.
Kukri presented to Rambahadur Limbu VC. Lance Corporal Rambahadur Limbu of the 2/10th Princess Mary's Gurkha Rifles, was awarded his Victoria Cross for actions on 26th June 1965 during the Indonesian Confrontation.
Engraved on scabbard
PRESENTED BY RUMBAHADUR LIMBU V.C. TO THE VC AND GC ASSOCIATION