Good Pade, the traditional sword of the Alfuric tribes of South East Sulawesi 

Due to high quality of these swords they where also exported to the Moluccas.

This example has a full horn handle and rattan wounded grip. The strong heavy blade with interesting laminations of different iron qualities.  The wooden peg with horsehair is a removable  reconstruction.

Dating from half 19 th century

Size: 77  cm.

Price in euro  750,-