Thin long knife - Dayak Modang

Ref : Dayak 166

Thin long knife - Dayak Modang Knife collected from the Modang tribes of east Borneo, the iron wood handle almost entirely carved with protective figures and Aso motifs, the blade is attached to the handle with an already used traditionnal binding.

Total length : 41 cm / 16 inches

Length of the handle : 31 cm / 12 inches
Length of the blade : 10 cm / 4 inches

Estimated age : Early 20th century