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Lanun Kampilan

A hughe  Lanun or Sea Dayak Kampilan with a very heavy long blade near the tip with brass dot inlays and nice fretwork. Original scabbard with dayak carving and typical dayak rattan knots. On the back a very old shipping from a German company. The wooden handle with beautiful openwork floral design and hairtusks in dayak taste.

The Lanun where fierced pirates operating  around the coast of Borneo.


​Some damages ,old repaired crack, condition corresponding to age 

A very rare and complete sword.

Mid 19th century 

Sizes: total length in scabbard 113 cm.

          sword 110 cm

          blade length 83,5 cm

          thickness blade near handle 10 mm.


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