Sumatra, Karo, overall 56.5 cm, blade 45.5 cm, hilt 11 cm -1092E106-

Wooden hilt, pommel sculpted and painted, representing a parrot head, silver ferrule with geometric patterns. Blade with a narrow straight section close to the hilt and then an upturned section widening to the tip with the edge on the convex side. No sheath.

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