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Banjar sword "Lam-Alif"
A very old South Borneo sword from the area around Banjarmasin. Wooden hilt and wooden scabbard with silk wrap.
The blade is probably an old Celebes import example with multiple Lam- Alif characters.
Early 19th century
See also Ling Roth - The Natives of Sarawak and British North Borneo.
Size: 50 cm. Blade 38,5 cm.
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