West Borneo hybride
Rare sword from West Borneo or Sarawak
The design of this sword looks like a mix between latok, jimpul and tilang kamerau.
The hilt is carved from antler and has strong leach protrusions and nice motifs.
The curved blade with krowit and simple inlay on the end.
The scabbard is nice with a "latok-like" shoulder large high relief phallus-like motif that ones contained probably coins.
The scabbard carved with traditional Iban or Bidayuh motifs.
Very good condition.
19th century/ begin 20th century
Size total: cm