Langgai Tinggai

A very scarce and complete Langgai Tinggai , a name given by the Dayak to this type of sword due to the hornbill feather-like shape of the blade. LT's are enourmous scarce and with original scabbard they are seldom for sale. This example still has his original beautiful carved scabbard, complete with sideknife. Antler hilt with spirit figure and beautiful engraved blade.

Condition is top. The gutta connection between blade and handle is restored.

dating end 19th century

Size total :69   cm.

SOLD