Mandau " Wild"

Mandau in flamboyant style, possibly Kenya from upper Kutai. Beautifull carve handle with big tube-like protrusions , colored tufts of hair and rattan wired grip. The scabbard in same style with very haut relief details. Note the scabbard "wing" what's inspired by Kutai models. Hairwork in very good condition, Original sideknife, bone toggle and beadwork. The blade of the old type and engraved with spiral motifs.

Size: 77  cm.

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