Borneoartifact item number: BA019
A traditional Malay dagger/Badik Tumbuk used as a weapon of defense or for domestic purposes such as slaughtering animals, or cutting meat or onions. The blade of a badik is forged from steel for durability, decorated with Holy verses of the Quran Bible. Scabbard & hilt made traditionally from real latex of the rubber tree. New.
Total: 35 cm / 13.8 inches
Blade: 20 cm / 7.9 inches
Weight: 0.3 kg / 0.66 lb
To carry a badik, one has to insert it in a waist-band. The badik, said to be the most popular dagger among Malays, originally originated from Sumatra and Jawa, but has been falling out of use in recent times.
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