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Small PN

A South Borneo " Parang Nabur' or "Parang Belabang"

The horn hilt with brass mounts.

The wooden scabbard with metal bands.

The curved blade with arabic inscription " Allah " Akbar"

The size of this example is cute and very suitable to make a wall display with a bigger example !


Size total: 62 cm.

Blade : 41 cm.

Thickness: 7 mm.

South Borneo , second half 19th century.

ref: Hendriks " Iets over de wapenfabricatie op Borneo" 

B.F. Matthes " De Makassaarsche en Boeginesche kotika's "


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