Mandau curved

Mandau from west Borneo/Sarawak border area. Fine carved antler hilt, note that the sides are different in design. Scabbard with beautifull carved detail, on the end an inlay is missing. Very nice curved blade with traces of the nyabor style, the start engraved with beautifull scrolldesigns and one brass inlay.The end of the blade decorated with hooks, scrolls and inlay.

Rare feature is the double rattan knots on both sides of the scabbard.

Size:  77cm.

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