Pade

Traditional heavy chopper of the Mori area in South Sulawesi with a horn grip and wood pommel. The blade with very rare feature containing 3 inlays , one "eye" motif visible on both sides and two circular "sun discs" each on a different place in the blade. The color of the discs are lighter than the blade, possibly because the material contains more nickel.

dating from before 1900.

Size: 74  cm.

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