Skip to main content
A curious slashing weapon from northern Borneo.
Headhunter chief's mandau
A fine Dayak headhunter sword with an exceptionally carved hilt.
Rare Modang Mandau
With the characteristic carved face hilt and the rarer "sarong seltoep" scabbard.
A giant piso raout
An oversized utility knife of the headhunters of Borneo.
Dayak dart quiver with darts
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
Fine Dayak blowgun
Long piece, original length, with aso motif inlaid in blade.
Dayak carved ceremonial paddle
A fine ceremonial paddle of the Ngaju Dayak of southern Borneo.
A fine Kayan mandau
With less common wooden hilt and elaborately inlaid blade in brass, copper and silver.
A Kenyah mandau
The famous sidearm of the headhunters of Borneo.
A Kenyah Dayak mandau sword
The sword and everyday tool of the headhunters of Borneo.
Dayak blowgun dart quiver
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long blowguns to hunt small