Malay Peninsula, overall  33.5 cm, blade  20.5 cm, hilt 10 cm, -0394E245-

The Lading Terus is a short stabbing spear used with an underhand thrust. It is made of a spear blade fitted into a dagger hilt.

This unique Lading Terus has an ivory warthog tusk hilt with a gold mendak, a pamor blade with ada-ada, dapur Baru Cekel and a wooden sheath.

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