A very good scarce Dayak sword with a typical " Hornbill feather" ( Langgai Tingang) shaped blade. The antler hilt carved in old style with abstract figure on top.
A monster head looks out over the open end to give extra protection.
On the back a mask that can be viewed in two directions , a typical feature in Dayak art.
Original scabbard with nice old native repair at the end.
Size total: 65 cm.
Blade 50,5 cm.