Sword

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Registration number
29592
Item name
Sword 
Category
Fighting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Asia > Indonesia > Kalimantan
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
 
Acquisition method
by Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: W: 80 mm L: 620 mm D: 20 mm Circum:

Description

Wooden handle and sheath. Ivory (?) hilt and ivory bands on scabbard.
Blade is rusted
Long metal sword with carved wooden handle. Scabbard is carved wood, with brass bands along length and ivory decoration. Top brass band and bottom brass band are embossed with floral motif.

Research notes

Attributed to Borneo [19/12/2014]

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