LEFT HANDED SWORD PARANG Head Hunting Butcher Knife Dagger Weapon Sarawak Borneo
An old left handed Parang Iban from Sri Aman Sarawak, the wooden scabbard and hilt are richly decorated with Aso Naga, Buah Berasok / Interlocking Creeper Pattern and an Iban women(Janda Dara / virgin) of the Land Dayak. Circa 1970. One and only.
Blade: Pitted with some rust, but it remains powerful and formidable.
Total: 66 cm / 26 inches
Blade: 45 cm / 17.7 inches
Weight: 1.2 kg / 1.7 lb
After packing: 3 kg / 6.6 lb
A parang is used primarily as a chopping tool or weapon. With a heavy blow, a parang can penetrate flesh or bone, while relatively little effect would be obtained by means of a cutting stroke.
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