Borneoartifact item number: WE 01664
Gorgeous 1030mm long Parang Ilang!
Hilt and scabbard decorated with several pieces of real antler / deer horn, adorn with tied motifs of a Dayak warrior figurine and Buah Berinjan / creeper vine on the hilt, whereas the scabbard decorated with Confronting Crocodile motif. A must have, far more BEAUTIFUL IN REAL LIFE! Circa 1980, Sarawak Borneo.
Total: 103 cm / 40.6 inches
Blade: 66 cm / 26 inches
Ilang / small knife: 21 cm / 8.3 inches
Weight: 2.2 kg / 4.8 lb
After packing: 5 kg / 11 lb
Parang ilang: In Mandau the ilang means double knife and only the Parang Ilang has this characteristics with 2 blades: the main sword and a small knife fitted at the back of the scabbard.
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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