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The art of Tibetan knife

By Zhi Xinghua Source:China Tibet News 2016-08-01


Photo shows the Tibetan knife forged by a smith from Lhatse County. [Photo/China Tibet News]

There are many Tibetan knife smiths in Lhatse County, Shigatse City, Tibet Autonomous Region and the total number is about 80 households.

Tibetan knife is mainly used to eat meat before. Now with the development of the times, Tibetan knife has many functions such as decoration, production, livelihood and commodity transaction.

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