Lefthanded gayang

A rare gayang from North Borneo made for a lefthanded Dayak warrior. The handle of carved antler with fine details ,human hairtuft and a spirit figure with a funny expression. The handle wrap is restored with old material.The non-convex blade in typical north Borneo style with scrollwork separated by brass dot sections. The blade is decorated on both sides. Carved scabbard with beautifull decorated details.

Dating from around 1900

Size: 67  cm.

Price in euro  1250,- HOLD